|Author (Corporate)||European Central Bank|
|Series Title||Economic Bulletin|
|Series Details||No.5, 2015, p30-45|
|Content Type||Journal | Series | Blog|
While central and eastern European economies have been moving towards the EU average since 1999, the initial euro area countries have made little progress towards convergence over that period, due to weak institutions, structural rigidities, low productivity and other factors.
This article is part of the ECB's Economic Bulletin No.5 of 2015.
|Subject Categories||Economic and Financial Affairs|
|Countries / Regions||Europe|