Daniel Kral

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Although the outlook for Sweden is strong with all restrictions removed, there are downside risks related to persistent supply-chain bottlenecks...

Finland’s GDP in the last few quarters has been revised up slightly, lifting our growth forecast for 2021. High-frequency indicators show that the...

The Nordic recovery is on track despite some surprises in the Q2 GDP components and rising downside risks. Real goods exports underperformed given...

Growth was confirmed at 0.9% in Q2, driven by domestic demand while net exports were a drag. The monthly GDP series points to positive momentum...

Finland’s Q2 GDP has been revised up slightly, which mechanically has lifted our forecast for 2021 growth. Most leading indicators remain buoyant...

Sweden’s economy grew by 0.9% q/q in Q2 according to the flash estimate. This was below our forecast and driven by tax changes for registering new...

Finland’s GDP for 2020 has been revised down, with a larger contraction in the first half of the year and a stronger rebound in the second half,...

We expect the more transmissible Delta coronavirus variant will have a much lower impact on European economies than previous waves, although some...

Sweden’s economy grew by 0.4% in May according to the monthly GDPindicator. This followed strong growth in March and a weak April, with bothmonths...

Following a mild contraction in Q1, the Finnish economy is now in the earlystages of a broad-based recovery. Most national restrictions have been...