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    “Our mission is to guarantee effective compliance of the financial sustainability principle by the General Goverment”

    “The main challenge for public finances in view of the return to fiscal rules is to define a strategy that will reduce debt on a sustained basis”, says Cristina Herrero

    Cristina Herrero en un evento de EY
    The President of the Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility (AIReF), Cristina Herrero, participated today in the “Looking at the Future” cycle of sessions organised by EY and reviewed the challenges facing public finances as a result of the return to fiscal rules this year. According to the President, the public deficit and debt will stabilise ... Read more

    AIReF meets with the spokespersons of the Parliamentary Finance and Civil Service and Budget Committees

    Sede de la AIReF
    The Steering Committee of the Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility (AIReF) met today at the AIReF head offices with the spokespersons of the Finance and Civil Service and Budget Committees of the Congress of Deputies to take stock of the institution's activity, the economic and fiscal outlook and its evaluation activity. Accountability is one of ... Read more

    Cristina Herrero participates in the Programme in Digital Leadership for Public Administration organised by the IEF-EOI

    CH 5 curso IEF
    The President of the Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility (AIReF), Cristina Herrero, gave a talk today within the framework of the Programme in Digital Leadership for Public Administration, organised by the Institute of Fiscal Studies and the School of Industrial Organisation. The President explained the role played by AIReF in the Spanish economy as a ... Read more

    “AIReF’s analytical potential will be very useful for applying the new fiscal rules”, says Cristina Herrero

    CH almuerzo ingenieros
    The President of the Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility (AIReF), Cristina Herrero, took part today in the 16th Lunch of the Industrial Engineering Association, highlighting the role played by AIReF in the Spanish economy. In her words, AIReF was and is a necessary institution that brings great added value to both public managers and society ... Read more

    AIReF analyses the evolution of debt and updates the long-term sustainability analysis with the proposal for the new fiscal framework

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    The Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility (AIReF) publishes the Debt Monitor, in which it reviews the evolution of public debt in 2023, which closed at 107.7% of GDP, a reduction of 3.9 points over the year, although it remains 9.5 points above the pre-pandemic level According to AIReF's estimates, the reduction in the ratio in ... Read more

    Cristina Herrero participates in 150th anniversary of General State Comptroller

    Cristina Herrero en el Aniversario de la IGAE
    The President of the Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility (AIReF), Cristina Herrero, took part today in the 150th anniversary of the General State Comptroller (Spanish acronym: IGAE), inaugurated by His Majesty King Felipe VI in the Auditorium of the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía [Reina Sofía National Arts Museum Centre]. The inauguration was ... Read more

    “AIReF is a key and necessary player in the evaluation of public policies in Spain”, says Cristina Herrero

    Cristina Herrero Curso de Evaluación de Políticas Públicas Tribunal de Cuentas
    The President of the Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility (AIReF), Cristina Herrero, opened today the course on “Evaluation of Public Policies” organised by the Court of Auditors. In her speech, she highlighted the role that AIReF plays today as a “key and necessary” player in the evaluation of public policies in Spain. As the President ... Read more

    AIReF endorses Castile and Leon’s macroeconomic forecasts for 2024

    Parlamento CYL
    The Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility (AIReF) endorses the forecasts that accompany the draft budget of the Autonomous Region of Castile and Leon for 2024, which present estimates of growth in gross domestic product (GDP) in volume terms and expenditure for the period 2022-2026 which differ from the latest estimates of the macroeconomic scenario for ... Read more

    AIReF publishes monitoring of fourth quarter 2023 recommendations

    Sede de la AIReF
    The Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility (AIReF) issued 7 recommendations aimed at strengthening medium-term orientation and budgetary stability, and at improving transparency and the exchange of information AIReF's recommendations are governed by the principle of ‘comply or explain’, the institution's main tool for fulfilling its mandate All recommendations were addressed to the Ministry of Finance ... Read more

    AIReF forecasts real GDP growth of 1.7% in 2024

    Sede de la AIReF
    The Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility (AIReF) updates its macroeconomic forecasts for 2023 and 2024, after incorporating the latest information available and the Consumer Price Index (CPI) data It revises real GDP growth in 2023 up by 0.1 points to 2.4% and maintains its forecast for real GDP growth in 2024 at 1.7% As regards ... Read more