World Outlook: Autumn 2012
The Conference Board of Canada, 10 pages
This quarterly examination of the short-term economic outlook for the world's major economies also contains an in-depth analysis of a number of issues that are relevant for understanding world economic trends and developments.
- The world economy will expand by a tepid
2.5 per cent this year and 2.8 per cent in 2013.
- Growth in the global economy is being restrained by the recession in the eurozone.
- Growth in emerging markets is weakening due to lower commodity prices and the lack of demand from the eurozone.