While the track record of macroeconomic forecasting leaves much to be desired, it is natural to have an interest in the growth prospects of the global economy. Recently, Europe has been at the forefront of investor concern due to fiscal instability in Greece and other smaller European economies. There has even been talk of the disintegration of the Euro. Read this article for a link to the Financial Times “Economic Weather Map”
Preoccupied with the implications of the unfolding drama in Europe? Take a few minutes to view The Economist’s humorous reordering of the continent in the video clip shown in this post.