Competitiveness / Macroeconomic Indicators, Economic Growth

This section feature research, opinion and progress reports on how the Czech Republic compares to other EU countries economically. It includes analysis of international rankings such as the WEF and World Bank.

Spotlight issue

17th June 2020 / Competitiveness / Macroeconomic Indicators, Economic Growth


Total stimulus for the COVID-19 crisis already triple that for the entire 2008–09 recession

Governments allocated $10 trillion for economic stimulus in just two months—and for some countries, their response as a percentage of GDP was nearly ten times what it was in the financial crisis of 2008–09.  
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1st June 2020 / Competitiveness / Macroeconomic Indicators, Economic Growth


2020 European Semester: European Commission Recommendations for Czechia

According to the European Commission, the current crisis has shown the need for crisis preparedness plans in the health sector, which include in particular improved purchasing strategies, diversified supply chains and strategic reserves of essential supplies. They are key elements for developing broader crisis preparedness plans.  
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic