ifo DICE Report 3/2018
In this issue we discuss the sustainability of the Eurozone and what measures must be considered given the recent economic turmoils.
Is the Euro Sustainable, and What If Not?
The Euro crisis has disappeared from newspaper front pages. Many experts would agree that some structural problems that caused the crisis and economic imbalances persist, and that economic shocks might cause the crisis to return. The potential disintegration of the Eurozone, may be huge, but this does not mean that it should be ignored. This edition of the DICE Report is dedicated to understanding what an exit of the Eurozone woulds imply, and what needs to be done should such events occur.
New Data Available
The DICE Database features new datasets on the following topics.
Debt level, long-term interest rate and unemployment rate
Corruption Perception Index (CPI)
Global Competitiveness Index (GCI)
Trust in European Institutions - Eurobarometer Survey
The database article zooms in on the economic stability of various EU member states, investigating growth, debt, unemployment, interest rates, competitiveness and corruption. A summary of societies trust european institutions, according to the Eurobarometer survey, is discussed at the end of the article.
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