Online Bookshop Home  
Login  |   Your account  |   Bookshelf  |   View Shopping Basket Help
Search  for   in 
  Search Tips   •   Advanced Search
You are in > OECD Bookshop > Publication Page
Back Previous Next

OECD Economic Surveys: Poland 2000
OECD Publishing , Publication date:  01 Mar 2000
Pages: 212 , Language: English
Version: E-book (PDF Format)
ISBN: 9789264177345 , OECD Code: 102000341E1
Price:   €25 | $35 | £22 | ¥3200 | MXN440
Availability: Available
Add to basket Look inside Email-it    

Other languages:  French (Available)
Superseded by: OECD Economic Surveys: Poland 2014 - (Available)
Other Versions:  Print - Paperback
Subscription:  OECD Economic Surveys (Available)

Related titles

Frequency: Every 18 months   Tables: 43  Charts: 64  Electronic format: Acrobat PDF


SPECIAL FEATURES Tax reform Health care


This 2000 edition of OECD's periodic review of Poland's economy examines recent economic developments, policies and prospects and includes special features on structural reform, the health care system, and reforming the tax system.

Table of contents:

Assessment and recommendations
I. Recent economic trends and prospects

-The economy slowed down in 1998 and the first half of 1999
-The economic slowdown has contributed to rising unemployment...
-... And, together with other factors, to further disinflation
-Nonetheless, the external deficit widened
-The current account deficit has been largely financed by inward foreign direct investment
-Signs of recovery emerged most recently...
-... Paving the way for an improved economic outlook...
-... Although some uncertainties remain
II. Macroeconomic policies
-Monetary management
-Fiscal stance
-Assessment of macroeconomic policies
III. Progress in structural reform
-The labour market
-Pension reform
-Privatisation and enterprise restructuring
-The banking system
IV. The health care system
-Reforming the system
-Problems that need to be addressed by the reform
-Achieving equity objectives
-Assessment and recommendations
V. Reforming the tax system to boost economic performance
-The economic and social context influencing the design of the tax system
-Main characteristics of the tax system
-Taxation and economic performance
-The tax reform
-Assessment of the tax reform
-Scope for further reform
-I. The Polish tax system as of January 2000
-II. International comparison of tax systems
-III. Polandís accession to the European Union
-IV. Intergovernmental transfers
-V. Main tracks of privatisation
-VI. List of selected Internet resources on Poland
-VII. Chronology of main economic events and policy measures
Statistical annex and structural indicators
Back Previous Next Back to top