Annual report on the euro area - 2007(2 MB)
(European Economy. 5. June 2007.
The European Commission calls on euro-area members to reduce public deficits and debts, taking advantage of the current robust economic growth. In 2006, the euro-area economy saw its fastest growth rate since 2000. Employment also grew, pushing the overall number of new jobs created since 1999 to 10 million – more than generated in the US in the same period.