December Monthly Briefing on the World Economy

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The December Monthly Briefing on the World Economic Situation and Prospects is now available.

Highlights:

  • CO2 emissions expected to reach an historical high in 2018
  • The low cost of coal relative to alternative energy sources is slowing progress towards energy transition in many regions
  • Phasing out coal use requires a reliable and stable alternative energy supply, plus support to the economic and employment transition in regions dependent on coal production

The full brief and previous issues can be found at http://bit.ly/wespbrief 

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