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Europe Monthly Series
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This monthly webcast provides the latest insights from TCB’s Economics Team for the Euro Zone as well as the outlook for several of the larger European economies.
In addition to our outlook on the European and global economies, we will focus on the recovery of the European consumer market. Especially in Southern European economies, consumption has taken a significant hit and has only recently started to recover. We will discuss whether consumption has seen structural shifts between and within countries and what types of consumption are currently growing most and where.
Bart van Ark, Ph.D.
Bart van Ark is executive vice president, chief economist & chief strategy officer of The Conference Board. He leads a team of almost two dozen economists in New York, Brussels and Beijing who produce a range of widely watched economic indicators and growth forecasts and in-depth global econo...Full Bio
Bert Colijn is a senior economist that focuses on the European market. He works on the European Commission FP7 project NEUJOBS, focusing on productivity and economic growth in Europe in 2025. Besides this, he works on developing European indicators and analysis of the European economies.