Twice a year, the OECD Economic Outlook analyses the major trends and examines the economic policies required to foster high and sustainable growth in member countries. Developments in major non-OECD economies are also evaluated. This issue covers the outlook to end-2009. Together with a wide range of cross-country statistics, the Outlook provides a unique tool to keep abreast of world economic developments. In addition to the themes featured regularly, this issue contains a special chapter entitled Corporate saving and investment: Recent trends and prospects.Click to Access:
- 06 Dec 2007
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Real GDP growth has moderated from its recent robust pace and is likely to slow further toward the potential rate in the short term, though leaving the output gap at a positive level. Domestic demand continues to underpin the expansion, boosted by higher employment and real incomes. Inflation is projected to increase somewhat in response to rising cost pressures.
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