World Economic Growth in 2014
"The world economy is projected to strengthen this year, with growth in high-income economies appearing to be finally turning the corner . . ." - World Bank sees stronger global growth on account of firming up of activity in high-income countries, World Bank Open Data, 16 January 2014
Last October, the International Monetary Fund lowered their forecasts for growth in both 2013 and 2014. In November, the Conference Board predicted in November that global GDP growth would be 3.1 in 2014.