Business Cycles and Growth

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Economy and Growth

Indicator-based estimates of the output gap in the euro area

Working Paper 12/2018 - Sebastian Weiske
Economy and Growth

Economic update March 2018

The German Council of Economic Experts (GCEE) has slightly revised upwards its growth forecast for 2018 and now expects real gross domestic product (GDP) to grow by 2.3 % in 2018 and 1.8 % in 2019.

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The Council's evaluations regarding the likely development of the economic situation in Germany and the euro area.

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Here we provide you with a selection of time series on various topics, which also contain the current forecast values of the Council of Experts. The offer will be gradually expanded.

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