The World Economy - World overview

Publication date: 1 Nov 2017 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Theme: Macroeconomics | NIESR Author(s): Hacche, G; Lennard, J; Lenoel, C; Liadze, I; Piggott, R; Thamotheram, C; Young, G | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 242 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
  • The strengthening and broadening of the global economic recovery are on track, and the revisions to our August forecast are minor.
  • But global growth this year and next seems likely to be as good as it gets. The medium-term outlook is still for growth below pre-crisis rates.
  • While short-term risks to our growth forecast seem balanced, for the medium term they seem tilted to the downside.

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