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10 July 2019
Institutional Paper 108

European Economic Forecast. Summer 2019


The forecast for euro area GDP growth in 2019 remains unchanged at 1.2%, while the forecast for 2020 has been lowered slightly to 1.4% following the more moderate pace expected in the rest of this year (spring forecast: 1.5%). The GDP forecast for the EU remains unchanged at 1.4% in 2019 and 1.6% in 2020.


European Commission

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Institutional Paper 108. July 2019. Brussels. PDF 44pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.

KC-BC-19-015-EN-N (online)
ISBN 978-92-79-98855-4 (online)
ISSN 2443-8014 (online)
doi:10.2765/725153 (online)


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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