Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs

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Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs

An administrative office of the European Union. It monitors the economic performance of the EU, the organization's budget, economic aspects of other countries and international organizations, and financing of EU activities. It operates under the auspices of the European Commission.
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A Finnish national, she began her career at Dresdner Bank before joining the Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs at the European Commission in 1996.
The European Commission decided, on 10 April, to appoint Margaritis Schinas (Greece) as the director-level head of the Athens office of the Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN).
The five chapters collected by the editors (both of the Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs at the European Commission) explore some of the theoretical and practical implications of the efficiency defense.
Major organization : EUROPEAN COMMISSION, DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL AFFAIRS, UNIT B3, MODELS AND DATABASES
Around 100 activists occupied the European Commission's Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN), on 14 March, to protest against Commissioner Olli Rehn's key role in imposing austerity policies.
Mr Presa joined the Commission as an administrator in the Directorate-General for Economic and Financial affairs in 1985, where his work focussed on economic analysis of the internal market, trade, and cooperation with candidate countries.
Statistics compiled by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, released on 28 August, show that economic sentiment in the EU rose by 5.
After graduating with an MSc in Statistics and Econometrics and a Doctorate in Economics, he joined the European Commission in 1985, where he held a number of posts in the Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs.
This trend is expected to continue, since the indicator-based model for quarterly GDP growth for the euro-area, developed by the European Commissions Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, forecasts a range of 0.
Major organization : EUROPEAN COMMISSION, DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL AFFAIRS, UNIT A3: ECONOMIC SITUATION, FORECASTS, BUSINESS AND CONSUMER SURVEYS
This trend should continue as the Commission's Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs forecasts a rise of between 0.
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