European Economic Forecast, Spring 2018, EC

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Press Release:  03 May 2018 - 44 Page(s)
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Growth rates for the EU and the euro area beat expectations in 2017 to reach a 10-year high at 2.4%. Growth is set to remain strong in 2018 and ease only slightly in 2019, with growth of 2.3% and 2.0% respectively in both the EU and the euro area.

Original title:  Spring 2018 Economic Forecast: Expansion to continue amid new risks