IMF Forecasts Global Growth of 3.9% This Year, Strongest Since 2011
By Josh Zumbrun | April 17, 2018 9:00 a.m. ET
The global economy is on course to grow 3.9% this year, the fastest pace since 2011, with every major economy poised to grow for the second year in a row, according to the International Monetary Fund’s latest forecast.
The upswing in global growth will be “supported by strong momentum, favorable market sentiment, accommodative financial conditions, and the domestic and international repercussions of expansionary fiscal policy in the United States,” the IMF said Tuesday in releasing its flagship economic forecasts, known as…
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