Tag Archives: GDP growth

COTD: COVID Growth Impact – Statista

COTD:  Chart of the Day The World Bank published its latest Global Economic Prospects report on Monday, providing us with another glimpse of the expected economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to its revised forecasts, the global economy will shrink by 5.2 … Continue reading

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The Economy Heads South

  Today’s ugly retail sales and industrial production data knocked 50 bps off the Atlanta Fed’s GDP Now forecast for Q2 GDP, now down to 1.1 percent.   That’s a big decline compared to the recent Q1 3.2 percent print, which … Continue reading

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World’s Fastest Growing Economies In 2018 & 2019

The latest data just released from the IMF. We have updated the 2018 and 2019 annual GDP forecasts of the world’s country GDPs in our ginormous table below. The data are from the recent release of the October  2018 IMF’s World Economic … Continue reading

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Nominal GDP At 4 Percent, Fed Way Behind Curve

The BEA revised Q2 GDP up this morning, Current-dollar GDP increased 4.0 percent, or $189.0 billion, in the second quarter to a level of $19,246.7  billion. In the first quarter, current-dollar GDP increased 3.3 percent, or $152.2 billion.  –  BEA … Continue reading

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All Eyes on China Growth – Reuters

China’s Q3 GDP data due Thursday could send further worrying signals about the world’s second largest economy, just as a new leadership is poised to take the helm. Tara Joseph reports. – ReutersVideo Money quote: …It is very clear the … Continue reading

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China’s GDP beats forecasts, Q4 Growth at 8.9 percent

The Sydney Morning Herald reports, China, the world’s second biggest economy, posted growth of 8.9 per cent in the last three months of 2011, beating economist forecasts even as export demand moderated. China’s growth for the quarter, though, slowed for … Continue reading

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World’s Highest and Lowest Growth Economies

Here is the list we promised of the high/low growth economies ranked by 2011 GDP estimates.    As we posted last night,  the table illustrates that, of the large non-oil exporting economies, Argentina is the second fastest growing economy in the … Continue reading

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