World Economic Situation and Prospects – WESP 2018

Following a decade of economic crises and shocks – from the global financial crisis of 2008-2009, to the European sovereign debt crisis of 2010-2012 to the global commodity price realignment in 2014-2016 – is the global economy finally headed for a lasting recovery?

To find out, read the World Economic Situation and Prospects 2018 – UN DESA’s flagship report on the state of the world economy

Watch the report launch live on 11 December 2017, 11 am EST at:

The full report will be available for download after the launch at

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