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The peleminary programme of the 12th Euroframe June conference dealing with Challenges for Europe 2050 to be held in Vienna on June 12th 2015 has been released. Programme and downloadables, including registration form, can be found here.

 

May EUROGROWTH indicator confirms strengthening of recovery in the euro area.

According to the EUROGROWTH indicator May estimates, euro area GDP growth will accelerate from 0.3 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014 to 0.4 and 0.6 percent in the first and second quarters of 2015, respectively, confirming the expectation of an acceleration of economic activity in the first half of 2015. On a year-on-year basis, growth should accelerate from less than 1 per cent in the last four quarters to 1.5 per cent in the current quarter.

More information on this topic on our Euro Growth Indicator section.

A chance for a recovery in the euro area

According to the EUROGROWTH indicator April estimates, euro area GDP growth will accelerate from 0.3 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014 to 0.4 and 0.5 percent, respectively, in the first and second quarters of 2015. On a year-on-year basis, growth should accelerate up to mid-2015 from less than 1 per cent in the last four quarters to 1.5 per cent:  the euro area economy seems to start recovering at last.

More information on this topic on our Euro Growth Indicator section.

The 2015 EUROFRAME conference deadline for submission of papers is approaching.

The 12th EUROFRAME conference to be held in Vienna on 12 June 2015 will deal with "Challenges for Europe 2050". The deadline for submitting papers is 16 March 2015.

The conference call can be downloaded here (PDF).