First published on
16 July 2021
Institutional Paper 157

The 2021 Stability & Convergence Programmes: An Overview, with an Assessment of the Euro Area Fiscal Stance


This paper presents an overview of Member States’ 2021 Stability and Convergence Programmes and an assessment of the recent and prospective fiscal stance.


European Commission

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Institutional Paper 157. July 2021. Brussels. PDF 52pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.

KC-BC-21-014-EN-N (online)
ISBN 978-92-76-29728-4 (online)
ISSN 2443-8014 (online)
doi:10.2765/638875 (online)

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European Economy Institutional Papers are important reports analysing the economic situation and economic developments prepared by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, which serve to underpin economic policy-making by the European Commission, the Council of the European Union and the European Parliament. Views expressed in unofficial documents do not necessarily represent the views of the European Commission.


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