Global economy is at a disconcerting juncture
January 13, 2015 -- Having grown at an estimated 2.6% in 2014, the global economy is at a disconcerting juncture, according to the World Bank’s Global Economic Prospects (GEP) report, released yesterday. Read more
Weekly Brief: Many developing countries rely heavily on remittances. At the household level, remittance flows help support spending on consumption, education, and health services. (Feb. 20, 2015) Read more
Commodity Markets Outlook: Analysis of key commodity markets, prices, and price forecasts (January 2015).
Financial Market Outlook: Analysis of global financial market trends and a forecast of capital flows to developing countries (June 2014).
Migration and Remittances
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Remittances to developing countries to grow by 5% this year, while conflict-related forced migration is at all-time high.