2018, First Quarter Report

Synchronized Growth

We began 2018 with synchronized economic growth throughout the world, with average world real GDP growth increasing from 3.1% in 2016 to an estimated 4.1% in 2018. That might not sound like much, but the rate of increase from roughly 3% to roughly 4% in 2 years is 33% (!). In other words, world real GDP growth is accelerating.  To read the entire report: The Investment House Quarterly Q1 18