Economic outlook for next two years sobering:ECOSOC reportListen /
The outlook for the global economy for next two years is sobering.
That was the conclusion of a recent analysis of the world's economy by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Economic growth worldwide, it said, is predicted to expand at a pace far below potential.
Word of this came as the General Assembly on Monday discussed the world's economic prospects under the theme "the global economic outlook".
Gerry Adams reports.