Sweden : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Sweden

Author/Editor: International Monetary Fund. European Dept.
Publication Date: November 17, 2016
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Summary: Sweden is enjoying robust growth aided by supportive macroeconomic policies. Growth is heading for about 3½ percent in 2016 helping bring unemployment down to about 7 percent. Domestic demand is the key growth driver, boosted by the stimulatory monetary policy along with higher government spending related to migration in 2015–16. Growth is expected to moderate to a still solid 2½ percent in 2017.
Series: Country Report No. 16/353
Subject(s): Article IV consultation reports | Economic growth | Monetary policy | Fiscal policy | Fiscal reforms | Housing | Macroprudential Policy | Labor market reforms | Financial sector | Banks | Economic indicators | Debt sustainability analysis | Staff Reports | Press releases | Sweden

Publication Date: November 17, 2016
ISBN/ISSN: 9781475553819/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1SWEEA2016001 Pages: 63
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