Global Assumptions, Q311

August 2011
Brazil Tourism Report;Q3 2011, Issue 3, p37
Industry Profile
The article offers information on the forecast for the growth of real gross domestic product (GDP) across the world for 2011-2012. It says that the outlook is optimistic despite the risks from oil price hikes, unrest in the Middle East and North Africa, and earthquake and tsunami in Japan. It mentions that the outlook on the U.S. real GDP growth in 2011 has been downgraded to 2.9% while the real GDP growth in China has been revised from 8.3% to 8.9%.


Related Articles

  • The Sky Is Falling. Banham, Russ // Treasury & Risk;Apr2011, p24 

    The article examines some of the main issues that may impact treasury and risk management in 2011. It states that the disastrous earthquake and tsunami that affected much of northern Japan may have repercussions on supply chains. There has also been an increase in cyber attacks aimed at large...

  • Chapter 2: DEVELOPMENTS IN INDIVIDUAL OECD COUNTRIES.  // OECD Economic Outlook;May2012, Vol. 2012 Issue 1, p65 

    The article presents an outlook on the economic development in OECD countries. The real gross domestic product (GDP) of the U.S. is expected to accelerate gradually due to the rebound in construction activity in the housing sector and the increase in private consumption. Moreover, public...

  • JAPAN MINING REPORT.  // Japan Mining Report;2011, preceding p1 

    The article offers an overview and forecasts for the mining industry in Japan as of 2011. It says that the industry has recovered its business losses in 2009 by observing a growth of 6.83% in 2010. It mentions that the sector can contribute below 0.1% to the overall gross domestic product (GDP)...

  • Macroeconomic Outlook.  // Nigeria Oil & Gas Report;Q4 2008, p50 

    The article presents information on the economic forecast for Nigeria. It mentions that peak economic growth is expected to be brought by high oil prices. The real gross domestic product (GDP) of the country is expected to grow 9.6 percent in 2008, 8.8 percent in 2009, and 7.1 percent in 2010...

  • COUNTRY REPORT: Japan.  // Japan Country Monitor;Feb2013, p1 

    The article presents the forecast for the economy in Japan as of February 1, 2013. It says that the decrease in the gross domestic product (GDP) of Japan at a 7.7% rate in the first quarter of 2011 is driven by the drop in output caused by the earthquake and tsunami in March 2011. It adds that a...

  • Global Cycle Set To Turn Against The Region.  // Asia Monitor: China & North East Asia Monitor;Aug2011, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p1 

    The article focuses on the economic condition in Asia based on the views from the Business Monitor International Ltd. (BMI). It states that the economic improvement in the region is starting to post signs of yielding to the stresses of high oil prices, firmer currencies, the supply chain...

  • China's backlash against Japan should worry others. Greimel, Hans // Automotive News;9/24/2012, Vol. 87 Issue 6535, p12 

    The article focuses on the automobile industry of Japan. It mentions that the industry has been hit by 2011 Japan's earthquake and tsunami. It informs that the industry also suffered from the crisis of violent anti-Japanese rage spreaded across China. It reports that Japan's automobile makers...

  • Markets jittery over impact of Japan and Middle East. PITCHES, JO; MARTIN, SHEENA; Loo, Felicia; Dillon, Tony // ICIS Chemical Business;3/28/2011, Vol. 279 Issue 11, p26 

    The article offers information on the impact of Japan's earthquake on the U.S. Gulf Coast petrochemicals. It states that the crisis in Japan is putting pressure on the prices of crude oil and naphtha, because of the lack of demand from Asia. It mentions that the damage to the petrochemicals...

  • Reaction to Japanese tragedy. Salih, Chris // Money Marketing;3/17/2011, p2 

    The article focuses on the views by several fund managers about the economic outlook for Japan following the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Sendai-shi, Japan.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics