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Euro Area Policies : Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation with Member Countries

Published: July 18, 2012
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Summary: The 2012 Article IV Consultation report on euro area policies highlights that investors are withholding funding from member states most in need, moving capital “north” and abroad to perceived safer assets. Executive Directors have noted that the euro area continues to face a number of economic challenges amid increasing financial stresses and market fragmentation. Directors have also stressed that it is important that policymakers continue to demonstrate shared and unequivocal commitment—with a clear, credible roadmap—to a deeper integration of the euro area.
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Series: Country Report No. 12/181
Subject(s): Article IV consultations | Economic conditions | Economic growth | Economic indicators | Euro Area | Staff Reports
    Published:   July 18, 2012        
    ISBN/ISSN:   9781475505771/1934-7685   Format:   Paper
    Stock No:   1EUREA2012001   Pages:   52
    Price:   US$18.00
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