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Launch of OECD Interim Economic Assessment

 

27/08/2013-The OECD will present its Interim Assessment of the major economies, including near-term projections for G7 countries and China, at 11:00 a.m. Paris time (09:00 GMT) on Tuesday 3 September 2013.


The Interim Economic Assessment helps evaluate the extent to which projections and analysis from the OECD’s May 2013 Economic Outlook are still on track.

 

The Interim Economic Assessment will be freely accessible in pdf format (in English and French) on the OECD’s web site at www.oecd.org/eco/economicoutlook.htm from 11:00 a.m. You are invited to include this internet link in reports on the Assessment.

 

A news conference, presented by OECD Deputy Chief Economist Jorgen Elmeskov in English (with French interpretation), will be held at the OECD headquarters in Paris at 11.00 a.m. on 3 September 2013.

 
To register, journalists should contact Sara Sreberny-Mohammadi in the OECD Media Division (+33 1 4524 97 00, or e-mail: sara.sreberny-mohammadi@oecd.org).


Requests to receive the Interim Economic Assessment under embargo by e-mail ahead of release time, or to obtain a password to access the website, should be sent by e-mail to embargo@oecd.org. Journalists requesting an electronic version in advance of the release time agree to respect OECD embargo conditions.


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