A balanced Danish economy during the boom

News - September 2018 - No. 4

Authors Danmarks Nationalbank
Subject Danish Economy; Current economic and monetary trends; Recent economic and monetary trends; International Economy; Economic activity and employment; Foreign-exchange policy
Type News
Year 2018
Published 12 September 2018
The Danish economy is now experiencing one of the longest periods of continuous growth. The upswing has been healthier and more balanced than it was in the mid-2000s, where the economy overheated. Although labour market pressures currently exist, they are not as strong as then. The economy may continue to expand without any imbalances, but experience also shows that it can overheat suddenly and violently.