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Just Released: World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP)

WESP 2017 — Economic recovery continues

These are the main points from the newest report, World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) 2017, released on 17 January 2017.

The report features global and regional economic forecasts for 2017 and 2018, as well as risks and uncertainties in the near term. It also provides detailed analysis on international trade and international finance. The report is produced at the beginning of each year by UN DESA, the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the five UN regional commissions and the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO).

Access the complete report here: http://bit.ly/WESP