The Heat: Global Economy

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The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development updated its global economic growth forecast to 3.1 percent this year. The organization’s Secretary-General Mathias Cormann said the outlook is positive. However, there are still concerns about the impact of ongoing regional conflicts and looming international debt.

Joining the discussion:

  • Anthony Chan is a Former Chief Economist at JPMorgan Chase and Co.
  • John Quelch is the Executive Vice Chancellor at Duke Kunshan University.
  • Yan Liang is Chair Professor of Economics at Willamette University.
  • John Gong is a Professor of Economics at the University of International Business and Economics and a China Forum expert.