Economic outlook, analysis and forecasts


  • Economic Outlook and Interim Economic Outlook

    Global growth will remain sub-par in 2015. Some strengthening in growth is expected in 2016, but doubts about future potential growth continue to build.

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  • Economic Survey of Ireland 2015

    The Irish economy grew by 5.2% in 2014 and is expected to continue growing strongly. The recovery has broadened to the domestic economy and employment is expanding briskly. The main risks to the outlook are a slowdown in trading partner growth and further financial turmoil in the Eurozone.

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  • Economic Survey of Iceland 2015

    Iceland has entered its 5th year of economic recovery and prospects are good for continuing growth. Recent nominal wage settlements are inconsistent with fundamentals and will require tighter monetary policy to forestall a wage-price spiral.

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