3.7 percent

IMF hikes outlook for global growth for 2017 to 3.7 percent

WASHINGTON/January 22, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The International Monetary Fund is upgrading the outlook for the world economy, noting surprisingly strong growth in Europe and Asia and predicting that U.S. tax cuts will give the American economy a short-term boost. The IMF on Monday forecast global growth of 3.7 percent for 2017, which would be the most substantial … Continue reading IMF hikes outlook for global growth for 2017 to 3.7 percent