World Outlook: Spring 2017
The Conference Board of Canada, 12 pages
April 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 2.8 per cent this year, up from 2.5 per cent in 2016.
- Growth in Brazil and Argentina will rebound in 2017.
- Concerns about a sharp turn to the right in the European Union are fading somewhat.