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Eurozone Economic Outlook

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A joint initiative of leading European economic institutes (Ifo Institute in Munich, INSEE in Paris and Istat in Rome) to produce short-term forecasts for GDP, consumption, industrial production and inflation in the euro zone.

Latest result

  1. Eurozone Economic Outlook January 2016

    The Recovery Continues Amid Risks

    Jan 12, 2016: The recovery in the Eurozone is expected to continue at a moderate pace. Real gross domestic product is estimated to increase by 1.5% in 2015, and by 0.4% in comparison to the previous quarters in both Q1 and Q2 2016. Private consumption is set to continue to be the main driver behind the upturn, stimulated by a renewed drop in oil prices and higher earnings on labour. In addition, expansive stimuli from fiscal policy, mainly in Germany, are expected to raise public consumption. Details

Publication

  1. Breitrainer, Korbinian and Atanas Hristov, "Evaluation des Eurozone Economic Outlook", ifo Schnelldienst 68 (24), 2015, 67-73 | Details

Information

Methodological Note

This quarterly publication is prepared jointly by the German Ifo Institute, the French Insee institute, and the Italian Istat institute. The forecast results are based on consensus estimates building on common macroeconomic forecast methods by the three institutes. read on Methodological Note

Contact

Dr. Atanas Hristov

Ifo Institute
Ifo Center for Business Cycle Analysis and Surveys
Phone: +49(0)89/9224-1228
Fax: +49(0)89/985369
Email: hristov.a @ ifo.de
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