- Institutional Paper 259
- Publication date
- 21 November 2023
- Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs
The report offers a comprehensive analysis of economic developments and policy challenges within the euro area, focusing on challenges related to the high inflation and competitiveness. Current dynamics in monetary and fiscal policy and their interaction are analysed, together with the ongoing developments in the labour and financial market. The report underscores the importance of supporting the euro area's competitiveness with a focus on enhancing productivity, skills, innovation, and investment. This report provides the analytical underpinning for the 2024 euro area recommendation.
Information and identifiers
Institutional Paper 259. November 2023. Brussels. PDF 52 pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.
ISBN 978-92-68-04234-2 (online)
ISSN 2443-8014 (online)
JEL classification: E5, E6, E61, F45, G2, J08, J3
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.