Business Barometer

Business Barometer

Publication Number: ECES-BB26-E&A

January, 2011

Author : ECES Economists

Type : Business Barometer

At a time the Egyptian economy was steadily recovering from the effects of the global economic crisis and subsequent slowdown, it was soon hit by an even bigger crisis following the outbreak of Egypt’s popular uprising in January 2011. Prior to these turbulent days, most economic indicators were showing positive signs, but the outlook of the economy soon changed in the wake of the unrest.