Issue No 39 - June 2019







1. Macroeconomic analysis and projections

1.1. Main demand components: Developments and prospects
       Yannis Panagopoulos, Ekaterini Tsouma, pages 4-14

1.2. The evolution of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Greece and in the Eurozone
       Yannis Panagopoulos, pages 15-17


1.3. Factor model forecasts for the short-term prospects in GDP

       Factor Model Economic Forecasting Unit Ersi Athanassiou, Theodore Tsekeris, Ekaterini Tsouma, pages 18-20


1.4. International environment: Recent developments and prospects of the global economic activity
       Aristotelis Koutroulis, pages 21-25


2. Public finance

2.1. The evolution and structure of public debt
       Christos Triantopoulos, pages 26-30


3. Human resources and social policies

3.1. Recent developments in key labour market variables
       Ioannis Cholezas, pages 31-37

3.2. Income inequality indices in the European Union (EU15)
       Vlassis Missos, pages 38-41


4. Development policies and sectors

4.1. Analysis of trends and fundamentals of tourism in Greece
       Nikolaos Vagionis, Nikolaos Rodousakispages 42-46

4.2. Breakthroughs in development financing: The Hellenic Development Bank
       Konstantinos Loizos, pages 47-49


4.3. Developments in the Greek agricultural sector
       Ioanna Reziti, pages 50-56


4.4. External trade of agro-food products

       Athanasios Chymis, pages 57-61




Special topics


Multidimensional analysis of the productivity of the Greek economy
Theodore Tsekeris, pages 62-79