- Institutional Paper 23
- Publication date
- 19 April 2016
- Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs
- France, Italy, Portugal, Spain
This paper presents a rigorous methodology for analysing the potential impact of structural reforms by looking at actual measures in four Member States (Italy, France, Spain and Portugal). The model simulations show that the selected reform measures examined could have significant economic benefits in terms of GDP and employment.
Information and identifiers
Institutional Papers 23. April 2016. Brussels. PDF. 68pp. Tab. Ann. Bibliogr. Free.
ISBN 978-92-79-54321-0 (online)
ISSN 2443-8014 (online)
doi: 10.2765/195899 (online)
JEL classification: E02; H2, J2; O4
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.