If you’ve been holding Polish stocks this year, “you can afford to buy a round of Zywiec beers”, says Victor Reklaitis in Barron’s. Poland elected a nationalist government with authoritarian tendencies in late 2015, and there have been several rows with the EU since then. Brussels has even threatened to strip Warsaw of EU voting rights if the Law and Justice Party forces judges out of office. Yet this difficult backdrop has so far done nothing to hamper the economy.
GDP expanded by 3.9% year-on-year in the second quarter, after a 4% rise in [...]