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Parliamentary Testimony

Promoting sustainable and inclusive growth and convergence in the European Union

This speech was delivered by Guntram Wolff at the Informal ECOFIN Meeting in Bucharest on 5 April 2019.

By: and Date: April 8, 2019 Topic: European Macroeconomics & Governance

This speech, based on the Policy Contribution by Maria Demertzis, André Sapir and Guntram Wolff, was delivered by Guntram Wolff at the Informal ECOFIN Meeting in Bucharest on 5 April 2019.

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