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May 24, 2019

Portugal economic outlook and its long-run challenges

Our GDP growth forecast for Portugal has been slightly revised downwards to 1.5% 2019. The Portuguese economy must successfully face many long-term challenges to seize the opportunities of the digital revolution

January 11, 2019

Colombia | Uncertainties and Challenges for 2019

On my return to the office this week, I read several columns about the challenges for 2019 and I agree that we are starting a year that can be defined as both challenging and uncertain in economic terms. At both the international and local levels, there is a lot of uncertainty, and the themes that are clear to us are posing…

November 15, 2017

Madrid Economic Outlook. Second half 2017

The economy of Madrid grew by 3.7% in 2016. It will also keep growing by 3.4% in 2017 and by 2.7% in 2018. This will add around 175,000 new jobs in that period and unemployment shall drop to 10.5%. Although GDP and GDP per capita have already recovered pre-crisis levels, creating more and better jobs remain important challe…