The Performance of Export Credit Agencies in European Post-Communist Countries
|Author:||Mgr. Lucia Pšenáková|
|Year:||2014 - summer|
|Leaders:|| prof. Ing. Karel Janda M.A., Dr., Ph.D.
|Work type:|| Finance, Financial Markets and Banking
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|Abstract:||This thesis contributes to current literature dealing with the topic of sovereign
export promotion in form of government-back export credit agencies by
analysing a very homogenous group of Central European countries. Export
credit agencies in the Visegrad region indeed foster export. Dierent institu-
tional forms of export credit agencies are compared and using example of a
small open economy, the Czech Republic, it is suggested that the most prof-
itable and effective strategy for governments in comparable countries is to
establish an export credit agency offering insurance and export guarantees.
The export credit agency with the best performance in the region is Slovak