WIFO-Monatsberichte (monthly reports)

Monthly analysis of current economic developments in Austria and the major OECD countries – Quarterly economic forecast – Some 70 articles per year with background information (tables and diagrams) and a short English abstract – Supplemented each month by a full set of tables listing approximately 300 macroeconomic indicators

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Heimische Konjunktur auf Talfahrt – Unternehmenserwartungen bessern sich (Domestic Economy on the Decline – Corporate Expectations Improve)
WIFO-Monatsberichte, 2020, 93(6), pp.423-430
Online since: 02.07.2020 17:00
Österreichs Wirtschaftsleistung sank im I. Quartal 2020 wegen der zur Eindämmung der COVID-19-Pandemie getroffenen Maßnahmen stark und auf breiter Basis. Wenngleich die Unternehmen die aktuelle Lage weiterhin ungünstig beurteilen, verbesserten sich die Erwartungsindikatoren.
JEL-Codes:E32, E66
Keywords:Konjunkturbericht, Konjunkturprognose
Research group:Macroeconomics and European Economic Policy

Domestic Economy on the Decline – Corporate Expectations Improve
Austria's economic output fell sharply and on a broad basis in the first quarter of 2020 due to the measures taken to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. Although companies continue to assess the current situation unfavourably, expectation indicators improved.

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