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Graham Hacche

Iana Liadze

Posted: 16 August, 2017 - 00:00

In its August ReviewNIESR revised its forecast for GDP growth in the Euro Area in 2017 up to 2.0 per cent from 1.6 per cent projected in May.  The Review also noted that the recent significant strengthening of growth in the Area had been accompanied by a smaller divergence of growth performance among member countries than seen in most of the period since the euro was introduced.

Graham Hacche

Iana Liadze

Posted: 4 August, 2017 - 00:00

Recently NIESR raised its forecast for global output growth in 2017, to 3.6 from 3.3 per cent, mainly because of stronger than expected data on recent economic activity in a number of advanced and emerging market economies. 

Graham Hacche

Iana Liadze

Posted: 23 May, 2017 - 11:52

The gradual strengthening of the global expansion that we projected in the February 2017 Economic Review, following the seven-year low for world GDP growth reached in 2016, seems to be materialising. 

Graham Hacche

Iana Liadze

Posted: 7 February, 2017 - 10:11

The February 2017 National Institute Economic Review discusses the possible consequences for the US economy of the significant changes in economic policy promised by the new US administration. 

Graham Hacche

Iana Liadze

Posted: 2 November, 2016 - 14:14

The National Institute of Economic and Social Research has just published its quarterly economic review and forecast of the world economy, again highlighting the continued mediocre growth of the advanced economies.