Mário Centeno - Portuguese Minister of Finance and President of the Eurogroup, Miguel Castro Coelho - Chief Economist, Portuguese Finance Ministry
Portugal has turned a corner. Having gone through a mild boom, a slump, and a severe recession, all packed into less than two decades, the Portuguese economy has re-emerged with a newfound strength. This column examines this recovery in detail, focusing on important structural reforms that have taken place in the last couple of decades in key areas such as skills, investment, export orientation, labour market, financial intermediation, and public finances.
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