Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): James Boughton
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 1997
Keywords: World Economic Outlook, forecasting, econometric models - history, IMF, inflation, monetary fund, monetary policy, aggregate demand, monetary growth
The World Economic Outlook (WEO) exercise at the IMF evolved during the 1980s, partly in response to demands by policymakers in national finance ministries for objective and internationally comparable projections a...