Portugal's Response to the Euro Area Crisis: Fiscal Consolidation and Structural Reform
Vítor Gaspar, Minister of Finance, Portugal
Chair: Dr Robin Niblett, Director, Chatham House
- What steps is the Portuguese government taking towards economic recovery?
- To what extent will budgetary and fiscal consolidation restore market confidence? Is Portugal on track to return to the markets by 2013?
- Does the Portuguese government have sufficient domestic support to implement the necessary structural reforms?
- What lessons can be learnt from Portugal?
The Minister's speech will be held on the record. The Q and A will be held under the Chatham House Rule.
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