07/03/2018 - OECD Acting Chief Economist Álvaro Pereira will present the near-term prospects for the global economy on Tuesday 13 March at 11:00 a.m. (CET).
The Interim Economic Outlook helps evaluate the extent to which projections and analysis from the OECD’s November 2017 Economic Outlook are still on track.
A panel discussion on the Outlook, moderated by Mr Stephen Carroll of France24, will follow Mr Pereira’s presentation. Panelists will include Ms Laurence Boone (AXA Group Chief Economist), Ms Claudia Serrano (Ambassador of Chile to the OECD) and Mr Noé Van Hulst (Ambassador of The Netherlands to the OECD).
The Interim Economic Outlook will be freely accessible in pdf format on the OECD’s web site at www.oecd.org/economy/economicoutlook.htm from 11:00 a.m. (CET). You are invited to include this Internet link in published reports.
The news conference will take place in English, with French interpretation, at the OECD Conference Centre, 2 rue André Pascal, Paris 16ème.
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