Economic Policy: Monetary Policy - Recent Developments

March 2012
Slovenia Country Monitor;Mar2012, p15
Country Report
The article discusses the developments in the monetary policy in Slovenia. It states that the European Central Bank (ECB) has kept the key Eurozone interest rate unchanged to help banks. It states that interest-rate cuts were taken as a response to the serious risk of recession and to the deteriorating Eurozone economic situation. Furthermore, the ECB is considering stresses in financial markets which have diminished markedly after its first three-year longer-term refinancing operation.


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