First published on
23 March 2016 (last update on: 23 March 2016)
Institutional Paper 21

Vade Mecum on the Stability and Growth Pact – 2016 edition


A handbook on the procedures and methodologies used to implement the EU’s Stability and Growth Pact.


European Commission

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Institutional Papers 21. March 2016. Brussels. PDF. 236pp. Tab. Graph. Free.

KC-BC-16-021-EN-N (online)  
ISBN 978-92-79-54317-3 (online)  
ISSN 2443-8014 (online)  
doi: 10.2765/20161 (online)  

JEL classification: E62


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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