Teachers’ strike: look in the history to see the conclusion

There is a history attached to the fate of Romania’s underfunded education sector. The biggest strike in education, in 2005, lasted three weeks and ended with a 12% salary rise for teachers and the…Read More →

Ruling coalition tests budget gap filling solutions

For the Romanian government, the prospect of an incoming economic crisis was more like the “The Boy Who Cried Wolf” fable. The economy seemed to work on its own, ignoring the lack of direction,…Read More →

Romania in 2022 - the arranged political marriage goes relatively well

Romania’s antagonist ruling coalition checked one year in administration in 2022 without major conflicts to threaten its existence. The two former foes turned partners, the leftist Social Democrat Party (PSD) and the centre-right National…Read More →