Establishing evaluation priorities

The Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs establishes its multi-annual evaluation programmes on the basis of its future political priorities and operational needs.

Information about planned evaluations

Expenditure programmes and operations

Ex-Post Evaluation of the Economic Adjustment Programme. Cyprus, 2013-2016

An evaluation of the 2013 – 2016 economic adjustment programme for Cyprus was undertaken by a team of economists from the European Commission.

Commission staff evaluation of the European Investment Bank’s External Lending Mandate (2014-18)

The evaluation by Commission staff was conducted in 2019 and builds on an external study undertaken in 2018 by Ecorys and CEPS.

Ex post evaluation of MFA operations in Jordan

In the framework of the 2016-2020 multi-annual evaluation plan of the Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs...

Ex post evaluation of MFA operations in Ukraine

In the framework of the 2016-2020 multi-annual evaluation plan of the Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs...

Independent evaluation of the European Fund for Strategic Investments, of the European Investment Advisory Hub, and of the European Investment Project Portal

The independent evaluation was undertaken in accordance with Article 18.6 of the EFSI Regulation and was concluded in June 2018.

Evaluation of DG ECFIN Forecasting Services

The evaluation was concluded in December 2017.

Policies and non-spending activities

An Analysis of Public Assets and their Management in the European Union

The study presents the first comprehensive overview of financial and non-financial assets in the EU. It relies on a very rich and extensive firm-level data

Completed evaluations from 1996-2016

Evaluation reports from 1996-2016