Quarterly report on the euro area
Quarterly Report on the Euro Area. June 2006(967 kB)
(Quarterly report on the euro area. 02. June 2006.
Brussels. 44pp. )
The second issue in 2006 assesses recent economic developments and short-term prospects in the euro area. It also presents a mid-year review of budgetary policies in the euro area and an assessment of business cycle synchronisation between euro-area Member States. The focus section of the report looks into the implications of the growing importance of services for the euro-area economy.