Wednesday 15th of February 2017
Fiscal policy is crucial in establishing a framework which promotes economic growth and job creation. In a context driven by future interest rate rises to face an upwarding inflation, and aging population, fiscal policy should be focused on obtaining a primary surplus in 2018 and stimulating economic activity through horizontal and sectoral policies.
Monday 2nd of January 2017
The Spanish economy is closing 2016 with a growth rate of 3.2% GDP, and it is one of the most dynamic economies among the Euro area countries in terms of economic growth, job creation and boost in exports . Thanks to the strength it is currently showing, we estimate an economic growth rate for the next year of 2.7% GDP. However, in a less favorable international context it is necessary to move ahead with reforms and not to reverse those implemented in the last years.
Thursday 20th of October 2016
Reduction of the public deficit, both in Spain and in other countries is geared towards increased tax collection and coincides with various opinion campaigns on low corporate taxation, both from global institutions and political parties. In particular, there has been a quick and generalized consensus on the limitation of certain expenses, especially financial expenses, such that more tax can be collected, but without amending or even reducing tax rates which tends to go more unnoticed.