5th troika review of Greece's stabilization program - Current state of negotiations, progress and challenges
Greece Focus Notes
14 November 2013
After surviving the recent motion of censure initiated by the main opposition party, Greece’s coalition government is facing a number of important hurdles and challenges in the period ahead, stemming from a still-difficult domestic socioeconomic environment and a particularly demanding round of negotiations with the troika of official lenders. Undoubtedly, the road leading to the next EU loan disbursement and the completion of the present program review is bumpy, especially taking into account the range of quantitative targets and structural benchmarks included in the agenda of the current negotiations.