Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) - Economic Prospects and Policy Challenges for the GCC Countries
|Date:||November 13, 2013|
|Electronic Access:||Full Text
|Summary:The global and regional economic environment remains challenging. Global growth
remains tepid, and although some pick-up is expected, risks are tilted to the downside. Recent volatility in financial markets is having a significant impact on some large emerging markets, highlighting the challenges that will be faced in unwinding the Federal Reserve’s quantitative easing policy. Geopolitical uncertainties in the Middle East are also high.
Full text also available in Arabic.
|Series :||Policy Paper|
|Subject(s):||Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf | Middle East | North Africa | Transition economies | Oil prices | Fiscal risk | Spillovers | Economic growth | Fiscal policy | Monetary policy | Cross country analysis|