24 Oct 2017 | NEWS

A Glimpse at the Effects of the ECB’s Expansionary Monetary Policy on Inflation

With only a few days to go before the next ECB meeting, it is instructive to assess the impact of expansionary monetary policy on inflation in the euro area. So far, reaching the ECB s formal CPI target has been the most challenging part of their...

23 Oct 2017 | NEWS

Increasing Demand for Workers Aged 50+. Valued Workforce or Forced Change?

During last two years, the Polish labor market has experienced a dynamic shift towards a low unemployment rate, higher-than-average demand for work, and slow increases in wages. At the same time, the continued outflow of workers from Poland to oth...

17 Oct 2017 | NEWS

Is the “Convergence Trap” the New Risk for the CEE and CIS?

On September 29th, the global equity index provider FTSE Russell announced plans to upgrade Poland from an Advanced Emerging to a Developed market,...

16 Oct 2017 | NEWS

Catalonia and the Economics of Secession

The popular support for the secession movement in Catalonia notwithstanding, a serious question must be asked about the underlying rationale: is it...

09 Oct 2017 | NEWS

Russia’s Banking Crisis Indicates Deep Rot

Since Elvira Nabiullina became chairwoman of the Central Bank of Russia (CBR) in 2014, it has closed or taken over more than 300 out of 800 banks....

03 Oct 2017 | NEWS

Fallout from German elections: What next for the European economy?

As anticipated, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Party won a plurality with 33% of the vote in the elections to German federal parliament held...

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October 23, 2017

Online CASE CPI index is an innovative measurement of price dynamics in the Polish economy, which is entirely based on online data. Online CASE CPI is constructed by averaging prices of commodities from last four weeks and comparing them to average prices of the same commodities from four weeks prior. The index is updated weekly.

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Corporate Membership Program

CASE invites businesses to join its Corporate Membership Program and help support an independent Polish think tank. The benefits of the program for businesses include: Undertaking common scientific projects; Exchanging knowledge and benefiting from CASE s vast experience; Engaging businesses in public debates on crucial matters of economic policy; Creating networking opportunities between gover...