Fourth-quarter growth “most likely” exceeded 4 percent, strengthened by public investments, Kotecki said in a Jan. 7 interview in Warsaw.
The base effect created by last year’s expansion means 2011 growth “won’t necessarily” exceed the 3.5 percent forecast contained in the government’s four-year financial plan, he said.
“Fiscal consolidation in the European Union as well as in Poland will weigh on the country’s economic growth in 2011,” Kotecki said.
To contact the reporter on this story: Dorota Bartyzel email@example.com
To contact the editor responsible for this story: Willy Morris at firstname.lastname@example.org