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.


  • 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 

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