Research & Outlook
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Commodity Markets Outlook Jan 2016

  • World Bank Lowers 2016 Forecasts for Oil, Other Commodities

    Crude oil prices are expected to be $37 per barrel in 2016 from $51 projected in October. This is partly due to sooner-than-anticipated exports by Iran, greater resilience in U.S. output, a mild winter, and weaker demand in emerging economies.

  • Mobile Data Apps

    For iOS and Android
  • ADePT

    Software platform for automated economic analysis
  • iSimulate

    Platform for performing macroeconomic simulations
  • PovCalNet

    Poverty Analysis Tool assess global poverty incidence figures
  • PovMap

    Provides computational solutions to poverty mapping activities
  • CAPI

    Software for conducting complex surveys with dynamic structures using tablet devices

Journals & Digest

Key Reports