Video: What does the economic future look like for the GCC

Tue 15 May 2018 10:58 AM GST
Seltem Iyigun is an economist for Coface, a world leader in credit insurance. In this edition of Inside AB she gives her assessment of the GCC economy, analysing where it right now and where it is heading in the coming months and years.

Topics include: recovering oil prices, the merits of economic diversification, Saudi Arabia’s climb out of recession into growth; the UAE’s rising growth levels; the potential return to profitability of US shale; budget deficits versus public spending; the US economic outlook and its impact on the Middle East; the chances of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike; and the Expo 2020 Dubai effect.

(Source: YouTube channel)