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02.01.00 – ECONOMIC THEORY

IMF / SOUTH AFRICA

A new IMF report said South Africa can celebrate significant progress in its first 20 years of democracy, but faces the challenge of reviving a weak economy and addressing elevated vulnerabilities; adding in structural reforms are essential to boosting sustainable, inclusive growth and job creation. IMF / RECENT

11 Dec 2014 | Read More »

UN / WORLD ECONOMIC REPORT

Global economic growth is forecast to continue increasing over the next two years, the United Nations reported today, despite legacies from the financial crisis continuing to weigh on growth, and the emergence of new challenges, including high unemployment. UNIFEED-UNTV

10 Dec 2014 | Read More »

WORLD BANK / DOING BUSINESS 2015

Singapore tops the list of business-friendly economies globally for the ninth year in a row, while five of the top ten most improved countries are in sub-Saharan Africa, according to a new World Bank study. WORLD BANK

29 Oct 2014 | Read More »

IMF / LAGARDE

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said Finance Ministers and Central Bank governors gathering for the IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings in Washington this week will discuss how to break through a prolonged period of low growth and generate more growth and more jobs. IMF

9 Oct 2014 | Read More »

WORLD BANK / AFRICA'S PULSE ANALYSIS

The latest analysis from the World Bank's 'Africa's Pulse' says that growth in the continent may exceed five percent in 2015-16, but Ebola, terrorism and other risks pose concern. WORLD BANK  

8 Oct 2014 | Read More »

IMF / WEO PREVIEW

The International Monetary Fund's latest assessment of the global economy is that both advanced and emerging markets are failing to deliver job-creating growth this year. While the economic recovery creeps ahead, it's threatened by stubbornly low inflation in many countries and financial markets that look optimistically high. IMF

7 Oct 2014 | Read More »

IMF/LAGARDE

In a Washington speech heralding next week's IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said the IMF's main job now is to help the global economy shift gears and overcome a brittle and uneven recovery that is beset by risks. IMF

2 Oct 2014 | Read More »

IMF / GLOBAL FINANCIAL STABILITY REPORT

The IMF's latest Global Financial Stability Report analyzes the growth in shadow banking in recent years in both advanced and emerging market economies and the risks involved. IMF

2 Oct 2014 | Read More »

DC / KIM EQUALITY

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim called for economic growth that creates more just societies. Kim spoke at Howard University on the eve of the World Bank/IMF Annual Meetings. WORLD BANK

1 Oct 2014 | Read More »

IMF / WEO INFRASTUCTURE AND TRADE

In a second World Economic Report released Tuesday, the IMF said that global trade imbalances have shrunk from their peak eight years ago, which is largely a result of lower demand from consumers in countries with larger trade deficits. IMF

30 Sep 2014 | Read More »

 

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