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Europe Could Do Even More to Support Ukrainian Refugees
December 15, 2022
Greater integration into economies and labor markets would benefit Europe and refugees
Europe Must Address a Toxic Mix of High Inflation and Flagging Growth
October 23, 2022
Authorities must tighten macroeconomic policies
to bring down inflation, while helping vulnerable households and viable firms cope with the energy crisis
European Fiscal Governance: A Proposal from the IMF
September 5, 2022
High debt and rising interest rates put a premium on improved governance to anchor fiscal policy in EU member states.
How Europe Can Protect the Poor from Surging Energy Prices
August 3, 2022
With fossil fuels likely to remain expensive for some time, governments should let retail prices rise to promote energy conservation while protecting poorer households.
How a Russian Natural Gas Cutoff Could Weigh on Europe’s Economies
July 19, 2022
The partial shutoff of gas deliveries is already affecting European growth, and a full shutdown could be substantially more severe.
Inflation to be Elevated for Longer on War, Demand, Job Markets
April 27, 2022
The war in Ukraine will quicken inflation, which we now expect to remain elevated for longer than previously forecast on higher commodity costs and broader price pressures.