Chaired by the Prime Minister, the Economic Council of Finland is a body for facilitating co-operation between the Government, the Bank of Finland and major interest groups.
Composition and Secretariat of the Economic Council
In addition to the Prime Minister, the Economic Council has 11–21 members appointed by the Government. Some Council members are also members of the Government.
Economic Council meetings
The Economic Council usually meets once a month. Studies and reports compiled for the Economic Council, together with presentations given by experts in the field, provide the basis for discussion at meetings.