Fiscal Council Fiscal Risks working group discusses potential research topics  13 November 2015

In the meeting held on 11 November 2015, the Fiscal Risks working group discussed the cornerstones of the endorsement procedure and the contents of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Council and the Ministry of Finance. A brainstorm on potential research topics in the areas of fiscal policy and fiscal risks was performed. It was decided that the Secretariat should continue working on the Memorandum of Understanding and commence work on the tentatively confirmed research topics. The final decision on research topics will be made during the next Council meeting.

The Fiscal Risks Working Group is one of two main working groups of the Fiscal Council and comprises the following members of the Council – Ingars EriņšAndžs Ūbelis andJānis Platais (chair).