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CESifo World Economic Survey

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CESifo World Economic Survey is a quarterly publication in English containing the results of the Ifo expert poll on the world economy.

The Ifo World Economic Survey (WES) is designed to give an accurate picture of the economic situation and forecasts for important industrial, emerging and developing economies on a quarterly basis. The results are published in the journal CESifo World Economic Survey.

Unlike the official statistics, which are primarily constructed around quantitative information, WES consists of qualitative information: appraisals and expectations of economic experts. Whereas the official statistics on the international level often appear after considerable delays, the WES results are timely and internationally comparable. Especially in countries where the data base of the official statistics is insecure, the appraisals and expectations expressed by on-site economic experts in the WES survey are of particular importance.

Latest issue

  1. CESifo World Economic Survey August 2014

    World Economy: Stable economic developments coupled with risks - Western Europe: Economic climate indicator remains high, but momentum slows - North America: US economic climate indicator rises sharply - Eastern Europe: Economic climate improves further - CIS: Economic climate indicator remains at a low level - Asia: Economic climate indicator recovers strongly - Oceania: Economic climate clouds over Latin America: Economic climate index drops to five-year low - Near East: Favourable present economic situation, but outlook clouds over somewhat - Africa: No unified economic trend Details

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CESifo World Economic Survey
ISSN 1613-6012 (print version)
ISSN 2190-720X (electronic version)
A quarterly journal on the world economic climate
Publisher and distributor: Ifo Institute, Poschingerstr. 5, 81679 Munich, Germany,
phone +49(89)9224-0, fax +49(89)985369
Editor: Gernot Nerb.
Annual subscription rate: 40.00 EUR,
price of single issues: 10.00 EUR,
shipping not included.
Reproduction permitted only if source is quoted and copy is sent to the Ifo Institute. Commercial use of the data, also in electronic form, only with the permission of the Ifo Institute.

Contact

Johanna Plenk

Ifo Institute
Ifo Center for Business Cycle Analysis and Surveys
Phone: +49(0)89/9224-1227
Fax: +49(0)89/907795-1227
Email: plenk@ifo.de
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