World Outlook: Winter 2013
The Conference Board of Canada, 13 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 2.6 per cent in 2013.
- Higher taxes and looming cuts in government spending will restrain economic activity in the first half of this year.
- Solid growth in emerging markets will offset sluggish economic activity in the U.S., Japan, and the eurozone.
Table of Contents
World Outlook—Slip-Sliding Along
- Latin America