Our Economic Outlook for 2014

The consensus view on the global economy is increasingly optimistic, while inflation is set to rise but interest rates look steady for some time to come

Andy Brunner 12 December, 2013 | 10:42AM

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What is the general view of the outlook for global growth?

The consensus view is more optimistic than for some time. After several years of false starts and disappointments the major investment houses see an improving global macro backdrop and, more importantly, the outlook appears better balanced, with both upside and downside risks to forecasts. Global growth forecasts from some of the major investment houses are shown below:

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Andy Brunner  is Head of Investment Strategy, Morningstar UK

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