- Discussion Paper 41
- Publication date
- 22 December 2016
- Dino Pinelli | István P. Székely | János Varga | Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs
This paper investigates the causes of sluggish productivity growth in Italy and uses a set of stylized model-based simulations to assess the potential impact of growth-enhancing reforms.
Information and identifiers
Discussion Papers 41. December 2016. Brussels. PDF. 52pp. Tab. Graph. Ann. Bibliogr. Free.
KC-BD-16-041-EN-N (online) / KC-BD-16-041-EN-C (print)
ISBN 978-92-79-59956-9 (online) / ISBN 978-92-79-59957-6 (print)
ISSN 2443-8022 (online)
JEL classification: E17, E60, O11, O41, O47
Discussion Papers are written by the staff of the Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, or by experts working in association with them. The Papers are intended to increase awareness of the technical work being done by staff and to seek comments and suggestions for further analysis. The views expressed are the author’s alone and do not necessarily correspond to those of the European Commission.