The World in 2017

Dec. 12, 2016 Major countries will see economic downturns due to low oil prices and a declining export market.

The United States
Europe
Russia
East Asia
Central Asia
South Asia
The Middle East
South America
Africa
Long-Term Technological Transformation

Summary

Our 2017 forecast includes projections for several regions. Here are some highlights.

The United States:

U.S. foreign policy will shift toward nationalism and this will change U.S. relationships throughout the world.
The U.S. will not experience a recession in 2017 but will show signs of one by the end of the year.
The U.S. will seek to enforce or renegotiate trade dea...

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