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.

Hungary Forges its Own Path

Hungary Forges its Own Path

Unfinished Revolutions

Unfinished Revolutions

Former Yugoslavia still recovering from wars – and Titoist legacy

Former Yugoslavia still recovering from wars – and Titoist legacy

The Czech Republic Hunts for a New Source of Growth

The Czech Republic Hunts for a New Source of Growth

In Slovakia, Little Change Despite Decades of Protest

In Slovakia, Little Change Despite Decades of Protest

Belarus: Reliance on Russia Puts Off Reforms

Belarus: Reliance on Russia Puts Off Reforms

Polish Coal: Lagging Reforms Hobble Sector

Polish Coal: Lagging Reforms Hobble Sector

Conservative and Stable: Poland’s Buttoned-up Banks

Conservative and Stable: Poland’s Buttoned-up Banks

A Transition Looks at 25 – Taking Stock of Transformation in Central and Eastern Europe

A Transition Looks at 25 – Taking Stock of Transformation in Central and Eastern Europe

Swiss Decision Sends Ripples Across Central Europe

Swiss Decision Sends Ripples Across Central Europe