Irregularities during the allocation of agricultural grants has fuelled fears of corruption and raised suspicions over the misuse of public money.
Kosovo needs to stop running an ‘ad hoc’ fiscal policy based on customs taxes – and adopt a long-term strategy oriented towards sustainable economic and social goals.
The United States, in pushing for a deal between Serbia and Kosovo, is losing patience with one of its closest Balkan allies.
The creation of a stock exchange in Kosovo would revive a moribund economy, increasing its liquidity and encouraging more people to invest.
Blocking the import of goods from Serbia has made sense in the past. But without an economic vision, trade policies are determined ad hoc and Kosovo producers are left unprepared.