Prometeia Brief - Italy in the Global Economy

Prometeia Brief periodically updates the forecasts of the latest Outlook, with insights on Italy and the global economy.

  • In the second semester of 2018, Italy entered a “technical” recession: preliminary data confirms that following the GDP slowdown in Q3 2018 (-0.1% qoq), growth declined also in Q4 (-0.2%)
  • We have revised the average Italian growth for 2019 downward to 0.1% (0.5% in the January Brief)

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Stefania Tomasini

Head of Italian econometric models
Prometeia Associazione

Lorena Vincenzi

Head of international econometric models
Prometeia Associazione

Lorenzo Forni

Head of Prometeia Associazione