Launch of the Publication "World Economic Situation and Prospects 2013"

17 Jan 2013
Bangkok, Thailand

World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) is a joint product of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and the five United Nations regional commissions. It provides an overview of recent global economic performance and short-term prospects for the world economy and of some key global economic policy and development issues. One of its purposes is to serve as a point of reference for discussions on economic, social and related issues taking place in various United Nations entities during the year.

The Macroeconomic Policy and Development Division of ESCAP is pleased to invite you to a special seminar for the launch of the publication on "World Economic Situation and Prospects 2013" by Dr. Oliver Paddison, Economic Affairs Officer, MPDD, ESCAP, and a distinguished panelist, Dr. Soraphol Tulayasathien, Director of Economic Stability Analysis Division, Thailand Ministry of Finance.