World Outlook Economic Forecast: Spring 2018
The Conference Board of Canada, 28 pages
April 16, 2018
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 3.3 per cent this year and 3.1 per cent in 2019.
- Recoveries in Europe and Latin America are key developments for the outlook.
- Cooler heads must prevail to avoid a damaging trade war.