Economic Environment Variables

EconTriangleNational Economy

GDP growth rate

GNI (PPP) per capita

Annual inflation rate

Gross domestic capital formation

Replaced Currency Controls – September 2003

Gross domestic savings rate

Government deficit/surplus (% of GDP)

Current account balance

External debt/GDP

Debt services/exports

Foreign non-gold reserves/imports

Internationalization of the Economy

Trade (% of GDP)

Foreign direct investment (% of GDP)

Portfolio investment (liability)

Market capitalization

Business Environment

Economic Freedom Index

Corruptions Perception Index

Real exchange rate

Money velocity (GDP/M2)

Interest rate spread (over LIBOR)

State-owned enterprises (% of GDP)

Commercial property protection