World Outlook Economic Forecast: Spring 2019
The Conference Board of Canada, 28 pages
April 24, 2019
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 2.9 per cent this year and 2.8 per cent
- Growth in Europe has been negatively impacted by Brexit, Italy’s shaky banks,
and the trade dispute between the United States and China.
- The Japanese economy continues to deal with deflationary pressures.