Centre for European Economic Research

AAA

DEFINITION of 'Centre for European Economic Research'

A nonprofit economic research institution based in Germany involved in providing economic issues and policy advice to its clients with a main focus on the European economies. It covers a wide range of economic areas, including environmental research, public finance, international finance and labor issues among others.

INVESTOPEDIA EXPLAINS 'Centre for European Economic Research'

The Centre for European Economic Research is funded by the state of Baden-Württemberg and the German government as well the funds it receives through research projects. In Germany, the institution is referred to as Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW) and is a limited liability company (LLC).

RELATED TERMS
  1. Zacks Investment Research

    A company, founded in 1977, dedicated to providing professional ...
  2. Stability And Growth Pact - SGP

    An agreement between the 16 countries that form the European ...
  3. Bureau of Economic Analysis - BEA

    A division of the U.S. federal government's Department of Commerce ...
  4. National Bureau of Economic Research ...

    This private, non-profit, non-partisan research organization's ...
  5. Bundesbank

    The central bank of Germany. The Bundesbank is the U.S. equivalent ...
  6. Limited Liability Company - LLC

    A corporate structure whereby the members of the company cannot ...
RELATED FAQS
  1. What is the full phrase for 'GmbH', and what do the words in this acronym mean in ...

    In Germany, there are two types of companies: publicly traded and privately held. The acronym 'GmbH', which is written after ... Read Full Answer >>
  2. How can I create a yield curve in Excel?

    You can create a yield curve in Microsoft Excel if you are given the time to maturities of bonds and their respective yields ... Read Full Answer >>
  3. What are the different formations of yield curves?

    There are three main different formations of yield curves: normal, inverted and flat yield curves. The yield curve describes ... Read Full Answer >>
  4. What does a large multiplier effect signify?

    The multiplier effect depends on banks' reserve requirements. In macroeconomics, if a country exhibits a large multiplier ... Read Full Answer >>
  5. What is the criteria for a simple random sample?

    Simple random sampling is the most basic form of sampling and can be a component of more precise, more complex sampling methods. ... Read Full Answer >>
  6. How is money supply used in monetary policy?

    Regulating the money supply is the sole tool of the Federal Reserve's monetary policy. The Federal Reserve can affect the ... Read Full Answer >>
Related Articles
  1. Options & Futures

    Explaining The World Through Macroeconomic Analysis

    From unemployment and inflation to government policy, learn what macroeconomics measures and how it affects everyone.
  2. Investing

    Why Some Investors Are Tilting Toward TIPS

    Last month’s five-year TIPS auction drew nearly $48 billion in interest, a sign of recent renewed demand for this inflation indexed asset among investors.
  3. Economics

    What is the International Monetary Fund?

    The International Monetary Fund fosters global monetary cooperation and sustainable economic growth.
  4. Economics

    The Pros & Cons of a Trade Deficit

    Is a trade deficit, also known as a current account deficit, beneficial or detrimental to a country's economy?
  5. Economics

    How To Calculate The GDP Of A Country

    We explain how to calculate the GDP of a country using two different approaches.
  6. Economics

    Why The U.S. Economy Is Ready For Liftoff

    Though the U.S. economy is once again underperforming expectations, as it has for the past five years, the economy is ready for a (Fed) interest rate hike.
  7. Economics

    Venezuela: Portrait of a Country in Turmoil

    Venezuela is floundering, and the story has more to do with just the falling price of oil.
  8. Economics

    Infrastructure Investment & Institutional Reforms

    There has been a lot of buzz in the market lately about the prospect for growth and stability in Latin America.
  9. Economics

    Would More Government Debt Help The U.S. Economy?

    Many economic policy experts are once again asking: “What, if anything, can be done to accelerate the United States’ persistently soft recovery?”
  10. Investing

    Too Late To Invest In EM?

    Investors have flocked to developing markets amid continued low U.S. interest rates & hopes of further economic stimulus from emerging world central banks.

You May Also Like

Hot Definitions
  1. Yield Curve

    A line that plots the interest rates, at a set point in time, of bonds having equal credit quality, but differing maturity ...
  2. Productivity

    An economic measure of output per unit of input. Inputs include labor and capital, while output is typically measured in ...
  3. Variance

    The spread between numbers in a data set, measuring Variance is calculated by taking the differences between each number ...
  4. Terminal Value - TV

    The value of a bond at maturity, or of an asset at a specified, future valuation date, taking into account factors such as ...
  5. Rule Of 70

    A way to estimate the number of years it takes for a certain variable to double. The rule of 70 states that in order to estimate ...
  6. Risk Premium

    The return in excess of the risk-free rate of return that an investment is expected to yield. An asset's risk premium is ...
Trading Center