Economic Progress

The latest on the world economy, according to the OECD

A new OECD forecasts looks ahead at global GDP growth prospects.

A new OECD forecasts looks ahead at global GDP growth prospects. Image: REUTERS/Russell Boyce - RTSRRJS

Charlotte Edmond
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Figure showing the GDP growth projections for 2023 and 2024, in major economies.
Global GDP growth is showing fragile improvement. Image: OECD

Graph showing the headline inflation in percentages, from 2018 to 2024.
Falling energy prices have meant lower headline inflation for most countries, despite food and service costs continuing to rise. Image: OECD

Figure showing the change in real wage and real household disposable income, in percentages.
Wages have fallen in real terms in many major economies. Image: OECD

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