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Monthly Archives: January 2013

The global economy’s tipping point in one chart

by in Global Economy.
Percentage of world GDP, Advanced economies vs Emerging markets, PPP basis

We may well look back on the coming year as an epochal one for the world economy. This chart, drawn from data, estimates and forecasts from the International Monetary Fund, shows that the share of the world economy, measured by purchasing power parity, accounted for by emerging markets and developing countries is expected to surpass for the first time that of the advanced nations during 2013.

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