On 7 September 2018 this year's third GDP working group meeting was held with participation of the Bank of Latvia experts. Working group discussed the trends in the macroeconomic development of Latvia, incl. labor market issues, as well as potential GDP and output gap issues.
The Fiscal discipline council, for the first time in Latvia, has conducted a survey of Latvia's largest parties on the fiscal impact of their pre-election promises before the forthcoming Saeima elections. The Council has founded that political parties express a responsible attitude towards the public finances.
Why people should not be indifferent to the public debt, how it affects our daily lives, and why the borrowed money should be taken with the responsibility - these and other issues related to the public debt will be opened for the discussion at this year's Lampa conversation festival at the panel organised by the Fiscal discipline council.
Fiscal council 12 June meeting issues 12 June 2018
Council meeting was held on 12 June 2018 in which the experts of the European Court of Auditors and the Ministry of Finance participated.