Monthly Briefing on the Economy - World Economic Situation Prospects

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Monthly Briefing, No. 110


  • WESP 2018 highlights that the strengthening global economy is an opportunity to address structural challenges
  • Several economies in Africa, Latin America and Western Asia still see negligible per capita income growth
  • East and South Asia remain world’s most dynamic regions

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The Monthly Briefing is published on the second Monday of the month by the Global Economic Monitoring Unit, Development Policy and Analysis Division of UN/DESA.

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