OECD

The OECD has chopped its forecast for 2020 global economic growth by half a percentage point. The coronavirus outbreak and its impact on China are the primary causes but other risks also exist.
Paul Ausick
Here is another sign of how close Europe's overall economy is to contraction and how perilous the global expansion is going into the end of 2019.
Douglas A. McIntyre
The OECD forecast of global gross domestic product and growth nation by nation has just hit the lowest level since the financial crisis.
Douglas A. McIntyre
The OECD's annual "Going for Growth" report was released Friday and the U.S. gets a mixed review.
Paul Ausick
A new OECD report on skills development focuses on the need to ensure that adults have the digital skills they need to thrive in the years ahead. The United States scores well in some respects and...
Paul Ausick
The OECD's new economic survey of Mexico suggests the country's overall macroeconomic future is sound, but there are problems that need to be addressed.
Paul Ausick
Recent trends in counterfeit and pirated goods point to a steadily rising tide. Those goods now consist of more than 3% of global trade, according to a new report.
Chris Lange
After a years-long recovery from the Great Recession, the impressive rate of improvement may have peaked. And there is a danger that the pace could turn the other way.
Douglas A. McIntyre
A new report from Transparency International indicates that more than half the value of all international trade comes from 33 countries where anti-bribery laws receive little or no enforcement.
Paul Ausick
The chances for wage increases in the economy, particularly at the low end of the scale, are depressing. And GDP faces a real threat as discretionary spending probably falters.
Douglas A. McIntyre
The OECD on Wednesday released its 2018 Economic Survey of the United States. The group sees good growth in GDP over the next two years but warns of risks related to trade policy and job growth among...
Paul Ausick
According to the OECD's latest economic outlook, the global economy is seeing stronger growth as the result of a recovery in trade, higher investment and increased job creation. However, this outlook...
Chris Lange
The OECD interim economic outlook for global growth for 2018 and 2019 does warn of risks to growth and to jobs if trade tension escalates further.
Jon C. Ogg
White Americans are dying at higher rates from drug overdoses, alcohol, and suicide than citizens of other developed countries and than Americans of other racial/ethnic origins.
Paul Ausick
The OECD is reporting that the global economy is on pace to have the best year of growth since 2010.
Jon C. Ogg