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IMF Revises Down Outlook for Global Growth, Despite Cheaper Oil, Faster U.S. Growth

  • January 20, 2015


  • 04:39

As the IMF releases its update of the World Economic Outlook, Chief Economist Olivier Blanchard says that even with a boost from sharp declines in oil prices, world growth is still subdued, weighed down by underlying weakness.

  • Olivier Blanchard, Economic Counsellor IMF