Slowdown in global merchandise trade accelerates in Q1 2016
Productivity growth – the central driver of rising economic output and material living standards – has been slowing in many advanced and emerging economies in the wake of the crisis, according to new data released today in the OECD Compendium of Productivity Indicators.
OECD GDP growth stable at 0.4% in the first quarter of 2016
OECD unemployment rate down to 6.4% in March 2016
Stable growth momentum in the OECD area and improved outlook in major emerging economies