The new countries that joined the EU, and is expected to improve the economic and political situation are the policy of "double standards." The level of grants and access to finance, decision-making power, both political and economic, the new members are absent or are nominal.
All these problems are exacerbated economic crisis.
Unemployment, the destruction of entire industries, small-scale, non-competitive agriculture, and most importantly the impossibility of making strategic decisions in the country leads to the feeling that the new EU countries: strangers among their own.
In the film are economists, politicians, scholars of "new democracies": Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, who assess the crisis situation in their countries and the reasons leading to this. Filmed television channel STV (Belarus)