Definition: This entry gives GDP growth on an annual basis adjusted for inflation and expressed as a percent.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: GDP - real growth rate map
GDP Revised Upwards Calls For Tapering Soon
Seeking Alpha - 12/5/2013 5:18:22 PM
The Fed can only do so much to counteract that problem ... Tapering doesn't mean that monetary policy will become tighter, since QE was never about printing money. Tapering is of course the first step towards an eventual tightening of policy, but even ...
Indian GDP Growth Remained Lackluster in Q3
Forex Street - 12/2/2013 4:38:59 PM
This weakness in the industrial sector of the economy reflects, at least in part, slow economic growth in the rest of the world ... the lackluster rate of overall real GDP growth is consistent with a slowdown in the country’s potential ...
Interest Rate Conundrum for Egypt’s Central Bank
Wall Street Journal - 12/5/2013 5:15:23 AM
It’s a conundrum faced by central bankers around the world: Stimulate growth or fight inflation. And it’s this tricky balancing act that will likely see Egypt’s monetary policy committee keep interest rates unchanged later Thursday.
World Economy Slowly Gains Traction
FOXBusiness - 12/4/2013 12:26:04 PM
"The German economy proves to be - again - the main engine of growth ... Last month it unexpectedly cut its key interest rate to a record low of 0.25 percent after inflation fell close to a four-year low of 0.7 percent in October.
CHART OF THE DAY: The Stock Market Is Not The Economy Anywhere In The World
The Business Insider - 11/5/2013 11:59:01 PM
In a report titled "The Outlook For Emerging Market Stocks In A Lower-Growth World," the authors ... "At 4.0% per year, the average real equity market return for the countries with the three highest GDP growth rates was slightly below the ...
Report: Polls are Good for Growth and Rupee
Wall Street Journal - 12/4/2013 10:02:54 AM
If past elections are anything to go by, next year could mark the return of a strong Indian economy and currency, no matter who comes to power. Deutsche Bank Research recently looked at the last five federal elections in India, starting ...
Age of Austerity Nearing End May Boost Global Economy
Bloomberg - 12/5/2013 12:29:03 AM
After three years of slashing budgets bloated by recession and the stimulus deployed to fight it, U.S. and euro-area officials are finding less need to retrench as their previous efforts and improving economic growth help narrow deficits.
World Bank cuts India's 2013-14 GDP growth projection to 4.7%
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 10/16/2013 11:25:28 PM
India's GDP ... to 7.5 per cent. The World Bank in its report also noted that two consecutive months (July-August) of negative business sentiment and higher interest rates may curb the potential for recovery in the second quarter of 2013-14 ...
09:46 Peru among countries with world's highest GDP growth rate
andina.com.pe - 2/25/2013 3:01:33 PM
Peru posts one of the highest GDP growth rates ... surpassing the global average growth rate of 3.6%. He also stated that Peru has one of the fastest economic growth rates in the world, placing among the most dynamic countries like China, which is ...
Japan Economy Chief Amari Faces Surgery With Growth Plans Undone
Bloomberg - 12/5/2013 10:16:02 AM
Akira Amari, 64, told reporters in Tokyo today that he has been diagnosed with an early stage of tongue cancer, and had submitted his resignation only to see Prime Minister Shinzo Abe reject it. Amari has served as Abe’s point man for the ...
Jobs report to help show if US economy is for real
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - 12/5/2013 3:23:50 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) The U.S. economy appears to be gathering momentum ahead of the critical holiday shopping season. It's growing faster, corporate profits are rising and companies are laying off the fewest workers in six years, government reports show.
WB urges developing countries to safeguard economic growth, as road ahead remains bumpy
The World Bank Group - 1/16/2013 12:32:43 AM
Last year developing countries recorded among their slowest economic growth rates of ... investment and industrial activity in advanced economies. “From hopes for a U-shaped recovery, through a W-shaped one, the prognosis for global growth is getting ...
Knowledge Economy 'Critical' to Growth, Jobs
HispanicBusiness.com - 12/5/2013 4:56:54 PM
Science and Technology is a catalyst for the country's economic growth, and the use of innovation will improve the lives of all South Africans. It is also important to turn to the knowledge economy to boost inclusive growth to ensure that a dent ...
World Cup hosts score real GDP gains
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 6/2/2006 11:55:17 PM
An ETIG analysis compared the impact of the World Cup on the host countries' real GDP growth ... France, which hosted the 1998 edition, did see a higher GDP growth rate of 3.4% than the previous year's growth of 2.3%. Other World Cup hosts ...
Manufacturing Led U.S. In 2012 Growth; Would Be World's 10th-Largest Economy If A Separate Country
Seeking Alpha - 4/24/2013 11:54:03 PM
Here are some highlights of the report: Measured by growth rates in ... the overall economy (2.2%), and the durable goods manufacturing grew more than four times faster (9.1%) than the overall U.S. economy. Of the 2.2% expansion in real GDP last year ...