This study explores the composition, performance and efficiency of public spending in EU countries over the period 2007-2016 from the perspective of promoting economic growth.
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Discussion Paper 132. October 2020. Brussels. PDF. 42pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.
ISBN 978-92-76-11200-6 (online)
ISSN 2443-8022 (online)
JEL classification: C14, E62, H11, H50
European Economy Discussion Papers are written by the staff of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, or by experts working in association with them, to inform discussion on economic policy and to stimulate debate. The views expressed in this document are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of the European Commission.