Global Growth Rates
Following are the projected growth rates for 2015, as compiled by The Economist poll or Economist Intelligence Unit estimate/forecast, Sept. 12, 2015.
United States +2.4%
Euro Area +1.4%
South Korea +2.6%
Source: The Economist
Again, these are full-year estimates. Taken as a whole, it’s clear there simply isn’t a lot of growth, worldwide, especially given the deep recession we all went through. Growth should be much stronger coming out of it, but it hasn’t been.
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