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Chart of the Day: The World’s Slowest Growing Economies

Written by Caroline Cakebread on Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 at 8:34 am

London

The Economist is forecasting which world economies will have the slowest real GDP growth in 2018, with estimates that Puerto Rico and Venezuela will top the list with significant economic shrinkage nest year.

Surprising here is the presence of the UK, which has squeaked onto the list at number 20 — a prediction that political wrangling over Brexit will continue to weigh on economic activity and growth in the country for the foreseeable future.

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