Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs
This is the second issue whose main purpose it is to give an overview of recent macroeconomic and structural developments in Mediterranean countries which are partners of the EU in the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership. The structure of this second issue is
a broad overview of macroeconomic developments in the region as a whole;
a section that attempts to assess the fiscal performance of Mediterranean partner countries, both in terms of fiscal outcomes and quality of public finances;
a section on the state of play of financial sector development, bank and non-bank finance in Mediterranean partner countries;
country specific sections on macroeconomic developments, structural reforms and international relations for each of the Mediterranean Partner countries.
(European Economy. Occasional Papers. 06. March 2004.
Brussels. 150pp. Tab. Free.)