First published on
16 July 2020
Discussion Paper 128

Are We More accurate? Revisiting the European Commission’s Macroeconomic Forecasts


This study assesses the accuracy of the European Economic Forecasts.


Andras Chabin, Sébastien Lamproye and Milan Výškrabka. European Commission.

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Discussion Paper 128. July 2020. Brussels. PDF. 54pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.

KC-BD-19-015-EN-N (online)
ISBN 978-92-76-11196-2 (online)
ISSN 2443-8022 (online)
doi:10.2765/220245 (online)

JEL classification: C1, E60, E66


European Economy Discussion Papers are written by the staff of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, or by experts working in association with them, to inform discussion on economic policy and to stimulate debate. The views expressed in this document are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of the European Commission. This manuscript was completed before the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic reached Europe.


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