European Economics

European Economics Weekly

21 December, 2018

Italy kicks the can down the road

This week, Italy’s Government again showed itself to be more flexible than many had anticipated. But its fiscal problems are far from over and, in our view, public debt still looks unsustainable in the long run. Meanwhile, data released this week added to the evidence that the euro-zone economy had another quarter of sluggish growth in Q4.

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