Issue No 37 - October 2018







1. Macroeconomic analysis and projections

1.1. Recent developments and prospects in the main demand components
       Ersi Athanassiou, pages 4-10

1.2. The evolution of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Greece and in the Eurozone
       Yannis Panagopoulos, pages 11-13

1.3. Factor model forecasts for the short-term prospects in GDP
       Factor Model Economic Forecasting Unit Ersi Athanassiou, Theodore Tsekeris, Ekaterini Tsouma, pages 14-15


2. Public finance

2.1. State Budget execution, January-August 2018
       Elisavet Nitsi, pages 16-17

2.2. The evolution and structure of public debt
       Christos Triantopoulos, pages 18-20


3. Human resources and social policies

3.1. Recent developments in key labour market variables
       Ioannis Cholezas, pages 21-29

3.2. The evolution of the anatomy of material deprivation
       Nikolaos Kanellopoulos, pages 30-36


4. Development policies and sectors

4.1. Analysis of the industrial sector based on industrial production and turnover indices
       Georgia Skintzi, pages 37-40

4.2. Digitisation patterns of the Greek economy and society
       Alexandra Kontolaimou, Georgia Skintzi, pages 41-48


4.3. The sharing economy in Greece: Developments in short-term real estate rentals
       Ersi Athanassiou, Agapi Kotsi, pages 49-54





Special topics


Productivity developments of the Greek economy at the macro and sectoral levels
Theodore Tsekeris, pages 55-66

Relative output performance of public hospitals in Greece
Roxani Karagiannis, pages 67-79

Private education in Greece
Ioannis Cholezas, pages 80-95