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The Estonian exceptiont

The Estonian exceptiont

Estonia gets a boost, but worries persist about its Baltic neighbours.
SMUGNESS is Estonians’ least attractive feature, at least in the eyes of their Baltic neighbours, Latvia and Lithuania. A surprise endorsement by the International Monetary Fund of Estonia’s plans to join the euro in 2011, coupled with gloom about the other two countries, will only make that worse.