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Crescimento econômico - Encontro do G20
We Need Forceful Policies to Avoid the Low-Growth Trap
The Huffington Post
Low growth, high inequality, and slow progress on structural reforms are among the key issues that G20 leaders will discuss at their meeting in Hangzhou, China, this weekend. This meeting comes at an important moment for the global economy. The political pendulum threatens to swing against economic openness, and without forceful policy actions, the world could suffer from disappointing growth for a long time. 2016 will be the fifth consecutive year with global GDP growth below its long-term average of 3.7 percent (1990-2007), and 2017 may well be the sixth (Chart 1). Not since the early 1990s--when ripple effects from economic transition caused growth to slow--has the world economy been so weak ...