Publications

23 juni 2016

Bahrain: Structural adjustments are necessary to mitigate the impact of low oil prices

Low oil prices and ongoing social unrest have slowed economic growth, severely affected public finances, and weakened external balances. Solid austerity measures are necessary, but require sufficient public support to avoid more social unrest. Strengths...
Rachida Talal-Azimi

11 juni 2015

Country Report Bahrain

Economic growth in Bahrain is forecast to slow to around 1.8% in 2015. Government finances are strained due high social spending and large energy subsidies. Strengths (+) and weaknesses (-)(+)      Strong external position Bahrain has been running...
Jurriaan Kalf

22 mei 2014

Country Report Bahrain

Economic growth in Bahrain is estimated to slow to around 3% in 2014. Government finances are strained due high social spending and large energy subsidies.  Strengths (+) and weaknesses (-)(+) Strong external position Bahrain has been running current...
Ashwin Matabadal