Boom for world economy
The world economy looks set for one of its best periods of growth
for a decade.
The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
says that the output of the world's industrial countries will
expand by 4% this year and 3.1% next year.
|World Economic Growth 2000
World: 4.3%source: OECD Economic Outlook
That is a marked increase in its previous forecast of 2.9% for
2000, and 2.6% in 2001.
But it warned that
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