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Press Briefing: World Economic Outlook, October 2019

  • October 15, 2019


  • 44:56

The global economy is in a synchronized slowdown with growth being downgraded to 3% for 2019, its slowest since the global financial crisis. Watch a press conference with Gita Gopinath on the release of the October 2019 World Economic Outlook.

  • Gita Gopinath, IMF Chief Economist and Director of the Research Department
  • Gian Maria Milesi-Ferretti, Deputy Director IMF Research Department
  • Oya Celasun, Division Chief IMF Research Department
  • Raphael Anspach, Senior Communications Officer IMF