Tag: World Economic Outlook
The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) World Economic Outlook is one of the most closely-watched set of forecasts in the world. How do economists get to the predictions in it? CNBC International gets an inside look at the process from Washington.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is projecting a 3.2 for Sub-Saharan Africa in 2019 and a 3.6 per cent growth for the region in 2020. As contained in its World Economic Outlook (WEO), the fund is also projecting a 2.3 for Nigeria in 2019 and a 2.5 per cent growth for the country in 2020. Paul Alaje, Senior Economist at SPM Professional joins CNBC Africa to discuss the feasibility of these projections.
On Tuesday the IMF released its World Economic Outlook, this is what it revealed about Africa and trade wars in charts.
The latest update includes some notable revisions to individual country growth projections for this year.