Middle East Economic Survey


No 17



IMF Projects Positive But Uneven MENA Growth In 2010-11

The global economy is recovering at a better speed than expected, with emerging economies taking the lead, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said in its latest World Economic Outlook, published on 21 April. World output is expected to rise by 4.2% in 2010 and by 4.3% in 2011, following a decline by 0.6% last year. Policy intervention has improved financial conditions...