Articles in English

Obserwator Finansowy features views and analysis of economy in Poland and other countries, written by some of the best journalists, economists and analysts. Our mission is to share knowledge of economics and financial markets in the world.

Obserwator Finansowy is a project under aegis of the Poland’s central bank, Narodowy Bank Polski. We have published thousands of articles about the Polish and global economy. Our journalists have conducted hundreds of interviews with Nobel laureates, distinguished economists, business leaders and politicians with views across the political spectrum.

In this section you can find selected articles in English.

The pandemic has accelerated the business cycle

The pandemic has accelerated the business cycle

The United Kingdom’s Great Leap Forward

The United Kingdom’s Great Leap Forward

A jubilee week of central banking in Poland and abroad

A jubilee week of central banking in Poland and abroad

Interview with Stefan Ingves, Governor of Sveriges Riksbank

Interview with Stefan Ingves, Governor of Sveriges Riksbank

EBRD: The Polish economy will recover to its pre-pandemic level in early 2022

EBRD: The Polish economy will recover to its pre-pandemic level in early 2022

Central and Eastern Europe still has time to improve its demographics

Central and Eastern Europe still has time to improve its demographics

IMF: NBP’s response to the pandemic appropriate, Poland well positioned for a strong recovery

IMF: NBP’s response to the pandemic appropriate, Poland well positioned for a strong recovery

What causes negative interest rates?

What causes negative interest rates?

Is public debt a source of inflation? The data does not confirm it

Is public debt a source of inflation? The data does not confirm it

World Bank: The recovery in Central Europe in 2021 will be underpinned by, among others, interest rate policy in Poland

World Bank: The recovery in Central Europe in 2021 will be underpinned by, among others, interest rate policy in Poland