Luxembourg has weathered the twin shocks of the pandemic and the energy crisis provoked by Russia’s war against Ukraine. By the end of this year, we forecast GDP will be over 8% higher than in 2019. Its key policy issue is to support current and future citizens’ well-being by addressing the country’s long-term challenges.
Rationing and solidarity can serve as last resort, but energy must be saved across all sectors of the economy in the face of Russian gas exports cuts.
Lithuania: a strong recovery is undermined by the war in Ukraine.
The US middle class faces challenges from the climate transition and high child care costs.
Raising productivity requires more investment, re-and up-skilling to facilitate worker’s relocation and better use of existing skills to address shortages.
Mejorar la productividad, la protección social e incrementar ingresos tributarios para una recuperación sostenible.
Improve productivity, social protection and raise more revenues for a sustainable recovery.
Productivity gaps fuel inequalities and a race to win a golden ticket.