Athens prepares final 2019 budget after green light to ditch pension cuts
Athens and lenders search for budget compromise by Thursday's EWG
Lenders focus on closing any fiscal gap for 2019 ahead of November 19 Eurogroup
Athens ready to start legislating fiscal measures despite ongoing talks over 2019 budget
IMF distances itself from budget talks, leaving Athens and EU to hammer out deal
Athens aims for November agreement with lenders on pension cuts
IMF still sees fiscal gap in 2018 - no action needed, for now
During the regular cycle ahead of its Autumn meetings in Washington, the International Monetary Fund released the World Economic Outlook (WEO) and Fiscal Monitor (FM) which also include the Fund’s latest macro and fiscal estimates for Greece.
On the macro side, the IMF sees the Greek economy growing by 1.8 percent this year and 2.6 percent in 2018. Growth drops to more subdued levels in the next decade, when the Greek growth estimate eases to 1 percent in 2022.
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