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Economy, finance and the euro

The European Commission strives to improve the economic welfare of the EU, the economic and monetary union, and beyond - through policies promoting jobs, growth and investment, and ensuring sustainable public finances and financial stability.

Economic and fiscal governance

The EU's economic governance framework aims to detect, prevent and correct problematic economic trends, such as excessive government deficits or public debt levels.

Structural reforms

Information on how structural reforms are integrated in the Commission's strategy to promote growth and create more jobs.

International economic relations

As a global economic power the EU plays a constructive role in shaping the international community’s response to the most pressing economic challenges.