Aragon latest publications

August 12, 2021

Spain | Regional Economic Outlook. Third Quarter 2021

The improvement in health indicators and the relaxation of restrictions have reduced uncertainty and allowed a recovery in private spending and national tourism. The foregoing translates into generalized upward revisions in all regions in 2021, although with a different magnitude.

June 18, 2021

DiGiX: The digital transformation index to assess the objectives of the NGEU in Spain

The digitization ​of the economy is an essential ingredient for sustainable growth and social welfare. ​A good digital transformation plan requires a diagnosis of the starting point. The Digitalization Index (DiGiX) is a tool that allows such a diagnosis for the Spanish regions.

June 11, 2021

Spain | Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Spain: an approach by Autonomous Communities

Greenhose Gas Emissions shows a high heterogeneity across countries. Spain has been lowering its absolute emissions and its intensity in the last years. This document analizes in detail available data for GHG emissions of Spanish Autonomous Communities (AC).

April 27, 2021

Spain | Regional Economic Outlook. Second Quarter 2021

From the second half of this year on, the progress in vaccination and larger investment related to NGEU funds shall push the recovery. In 2022, additionnally, expansive fiscal policies in Europe, Spain (and it´s autonomous communities) and the US shall push growth.

April 26, 2021

Spain | The situation and outlook in Aragon

The economy in Aragon suffered a historic contraction in 2020, albeit a smaller one in absolute terms than in Spain as a whole. BBVA Research estimates that its GDP fell by around 9.5% last year, compared to a decline of 10.8% for the country overall.

February 3, 2021

Spain | Aragon Economic Outlook 2021

The economy of Aragon may have shrunk by 9.7% in 2020, and might grow 5.6% in 2021 and 6.4 in 2022. Public policies softened the impact of COVID-19. Consumption and investment will push the economy through 2021. With risks, the situation should be getting back to normal by 2022.

December 16, 2020

DiGiX: Digital transformation index for the Spanish Regions as a starting point for NGEU

The update of the digitization index for 2020, presents a baseline for economic policy makers in charge of designing digital transformation plans for the economy, within the NGEU framework. It indicates innovation and productivity aspects to be promoted as well as the ones that are lagging behind to be supported.

November 13, 2020

Spain | Economic Perspectives Aragon 2020

Aragon´s GDP may fall 10.1% in 2020 and recover by 6.1% in 2021. This may imply the loss of 4,000 jobs between the end of 2021 and the end of 2019. The risks are to the downside. The biggest one is the control of the pandemic.