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Implementation of the Stability and Growth Pact (February 2017)

22-02-2017

This document gives an overview of key developments under the preventive and corrective arms of the Stability and Growth Pact (SGP) on the basis of (1) the Commission (COM) winter 2017 economic forecast (of 13 February 2017), (2) the latest Council decisions and recommendations in the framework of the SGP and (3) the COM Opinions (of 16 November 2016 and 17 January 2017) on compliance of the 2017 Draft Budgetary Plans (DBPs) of euro area Member States with the SGP. The document is regularly updated ...

This document gives an overview of key developments under the preventive and corrective arms of the Stability and Growth Pact (SGP) on the basis of (1) the Commission (COM) winter 2017 economic forecast (of 13 February 2017), (2) the latest Council decisions and recommendations in the framework of the SGP and (3) the COM Opinions (of 16 November 2016 and 17 January 2017) on compliance of the 2017 Draft Budgetary Plans (DBPs) of euro area Member States with the SGP. The document is regularly updated.

Structural Budget Balances in EU Member States

22-02-2017

Structural budget balances play an important role in the fiscal policy frameworks of the EU both as part of the application of the Stability and Growth Pact (SGP) and in the implementation of the balanced budget rule (“Fiscal Compact”) by the contracting parties of the intergovernmental Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance in the EMU. This document gives an overview of the concept and application of the structural balance rule(s) in the EU. It will be regularly updated, in particular, ...

Structural budget balances play an important role in the fiscal policy frameworks of the EU both as part of the application of the Stability and Growth Pact (SGP) and in the implementation of the balanced budget rule (“Fiscal Compact”) by the contracting parties of the intergovernmental Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance in the EMU. This document gives an overview of the concept and application of the structural balance rule(s) in the EU. It will be regularly updated, in particular, the annex that shows progress made (based on the latest Commission forecast) by Member States in reaching their structural budget commitments under the SGP.

Economic Dialogue with the Other EU Institutions under the European Semester Cycle (State-of-Play, February 2017)

20-02-2017

This document provides an overview of forthcoming and undertaken Economic Dialogues with the other institutions of the European Union under the European Semester Cycle(s). It is updated on a regular basis.

This document provides an overview of forthcoming and undertaken Economic Dialogues with the other institutions of the European Union under the European Semester Cycle(s). It is updated on a regular basis.

Euro Area Key Indicators: Latest Forecasts by EC, IMF, ECB and OECD

14-02-2017

This table prepared by the Economic Governance Support Unit includes Euro Area key indicators and latest forecasts from the Commission, IMF, ECB and OECD.

This table prepared by the Economic Governance Support Unit includes Euro Area key indicators and latest forecasts from the Commission, IMF, ECB and OECD.

Expected real GDP growth for 2017 in EU Member States

13-02-2017

The map of the Economic Governance Support Unit shows the real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth forecast for 2017 based on the European Commission’s winter 2017 forecast. The data will be updated on regular bases once new forecast figures will be available.

The map of the Economic Governance Support Unit shows the real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth forecast for 2017 based on the European Commission’s winter 2017 forecast. The data will be updated on regular bases once new forecast figures will be available.

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Expected Unemployment Rate for 2017 in EU Member States

13-02-2017

The map of the Economic Governance Support Unit shows the expected unemployment rate for 2017 based on the European Commission’s winter 2017 forecast. The data will be updated on regular bases once new forecast figures will be available.

The map of the Economic Governance Support Unit shows the expected unemployment rate for 2017 based on the European Commission’s winter 2017 forecast. The data will be updated on regular bases once new forecast figures will be available.

European Semester: Assessing the 2017 priorities

07-02-2017

The European Semester is a key monitoring element of the EU's economic governance framework which aims to detect, prevent, and correct problematic economic trends such as excessive government deficits or public debt levels. As part of the annual evaluation cycle, three European Parliament Committees discuss the European Commission's priority areas for 2017: boosting investment, pursuing structural reforms and ensuring responsible fiscal policies. The Committee reports assess the priorities from an ...

The European Semester is a key monitoring element of the EU's economic governance framework which aims to detect, prevent, and correct problematic economic trends such as excessive government deficits or public debt levels. As part of the annual evaluation cycle, three European Parliament Committees discuss the European Commission's priority areas for 2017: boosting investment, pursuing structural reforms and ensuring responsible fiscal policies. The Committee reports assess the priorities from an economic, employment and single market point of view before the Commission presents dedicated country reports in late February. Plenary discussion on all three reports is planned for the February II part-session.

The Financial Stability Board (FSB)

03-02-2017

This briefing prepared by the Economic Governance Support Unit is prepared in view of the visit of ECON Members to the FSB on Monday, 13 February 2017, giving an overview of issues on the FSB’s work plan for 2017.

This briefing prepared by the Economic Governance Support Unit is prepared in view of the visit of ECON Members to the FSB on Monday, 13 February 2017, giving an overview of issues on the FSB’s work plan for 2017.

An Evolutionary Approach to a Genuine Economic and Monetary Union

25-01-2017

Further to the publication of the Five Presidents’ report, the Commission is planning to release in spring 2017 a white paper including measures to complete the EMU. During the 2017 European Parliamentary Week, participants will take stock of the strengths and weaknesses of the current economic governance framework, with a view to give an input to such discussion from a parliamentary perspective. This document provides some elements for this debate and gives an overview on the implementation of the ...

Further to the publication of the Five Presidents’ report, the Commission is planning to release in spring 2017 a white paper including measures to complete the EMU. During the 2017 European Parliamentary Week, participants will take stock of the strengths and weaknesses of the current economic governance framework, with a view to give an input to such discussion from a parliamentary perspective. This document provides some elements for this debate and gives an overview on the implementation of the short-term measures as included in the Five President’s report.

Thematic Overview: Member States whose 2017 Draft Budgetary Plans Were Assessed To Be "At Risk of Non-Compliance" with the Stability and Growth Pact

24-01-2017

This briefing gives an overview of the recent European Commission (COM) assessments of eight Member States (Spain, Portugal, Italy, Belgium, Cyprus, Lithuania, Slovenia and Finland) whose 2017 Draft Budgetary Plans (DBPs) are considered to be “at risk of non-compliance” with their current obligations under the Stability and Growth Pact (SGP). This briefing will be updated as further assessments by the COM become available regarding compliance with the SGP.

This briefing gives an overview of the recent European Commission (COM) assessments of eight Member States (Spain, Portugal, Italy, Belgium, Cyprus, Lithuania, Slovenia and Finland) whose 2017 Draft Budgetary Plans (DBPs) are considered to be “at risk of non-compliance” with their current obligations under the Stability and Growth Pact (SGP). This briefing will be updated as further assessments by the COM become available regarding compliance with the SGP.

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