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Austria’s biggest export partner is Germany, accounting for almost 29.5% of the total trade. Italy stands second with 8.6% and USA comes in third with 4.3%. Switzerland too has a prominent trading relation with Austria at 4.2% (2008 est).
Austria’s export is dominated by:
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Austrian imports too show a strong presence of German products, with a volume share of 44.5%. Italy stands second with 7.1%, followed by Switzerland at 5.2% and Netherlands at 4.1%.
The major import products include:
The global crisis changed the face of monetary policy. Central banks deployed new tools to counter the effects of the crisis, which have reduced the risk of deflation, stabilised the financial system and calmed financial markets; but potential negative side effects remain. Two weeks ago, the IMF organized a major research conference, in honour of Stanley Fischer, on lessons from the crisis. Here is my take. I shall focus on what I see as the lessons for monetary policy, but before I do this, let me mention two other important conclusions. Read more
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