Spanish governor calls for consolidation and reforms to preserve growth

Pablo Hernández de Cos
Photo: Banco de España

The governor of the Bank of Spain, Pablo Hernández de Cos, called on authorities to reduce public debt levels and resume structural reforms in order to preserve growth.

In a speech in Madrid on January 14, Hernández de Cos warned the improved performance of Spanish exports since the financial crisis could suffer due to global protectionist measures and Brexit.

Against this backdrop, the governor recommended the new coalition government “move forward in cleaning up the public accounts, in order

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: