World Outlook Economic Forecast: Summer 2017
The Conference Board of Canada, 28 pages
July 26, 2017
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 around 3 per cent per year over the near term.
- The losses suffered by far-right candidates in elections in France and the Netherlands have boosted confidence in the EU.
- The U.S. economy will pick up steam as the rest of the year unfolds.