Tag Archives: Economic Recovery

OECD’s 2013 Going for Growth

The OECD has just published the report, “Going for Growth: Reforming for a strong and balanced recovery”. According to the study structural reforms offer governments a powerful tool to boost economic growth, create jobs and bring about a strong and balanced economic recovery. This year’s report assesses and compares progress that countries have made on …
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European Commission: Joint Research Centre Annual Report 2011

This Annual Report offers an insight into activities and achievements related to the JRC’s work carried out during 2011. With new look and more concise content, the report aims to make JRC results more accessible. In her foreword, European Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn for Research, Innovation and Science, emphasises the role of science and investment in …
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Global Economic Outlook

Deloitte has just published the latest update in its Global Economic Outlook series, titled “Global Slowdown or False Alarm?” The report offers insights about the durability of the recovery and the remaining risks in the world’s major markets, Brazil, China, the Eurozone, India, Japan, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States. In addition, it …
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Global Economic Prospects – Summer 2010

The World Bank has just launched its latest “Global Economic Prospects” report. According to the study, the global economic recovery continues to advance, but Europe’s debt crisis has created new hurdles on the road to sustainable medium term growth. Global GDP is projected to expand between 2.9 and 3.3 percent in 2010 and 2011, strengthening …
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World Economic Outlook April 2010: Rebalancing Growth

The International Monetary Fund has just published its latest World Economic Outlook (WEO), “Rebalancing Growth”. The report states that although the world economy is recovering from the global crisis better than expected, activity is reviving at different speeds in different parts of the world. Among the advanced economies, the United States has got off to …
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The Economic Crisis in Latin America and the Caribbean

The United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) has released a new study titled “International Trade in Latin America and the Caribbean 2009: Crisis and Recovery.” The report estimates that the value of total exports for the region fell by 24 percent in 2009 – though the drop slowed over the …
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Five Forces Shaping the Banking Industry

This report from A.T. Kearney provides advice on how financial institutions can prepare for the coming economic recovery .The banking industry is beginning to stabilize after months of turmoil, and the focus is now beginning to turn to recovery. In their struggle to stay alive, many institutions briefly turned their attention away from the forces …
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The 10 Best And 10 Worst U.S. Cities For Economic Recovery

Forbes‘ rankings of the 10 best cities for recession recovery includes many Texan cities, such as Austin, San Antonio and Dallas, which did not witness the massive real estate bubble that formed in states like Florida and California. Meanwhile, their list of the 10 cities with the longest road to recovery from the national economic …
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Kauffman Foundation: Bad Times Can be Good for Entrepreneurship

A new study by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation titled “The Economic Future Just Happened” finds that more than half of the companies on the 2009 Fortune 500 list were launched during a recession or bear market, along with nearly half of the firms on the 2008 Inc. list of America’s fastest-growing companies. The report …
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