The BRICs and beyond: prospects, challenges and opportunities

Chief Economist John Hawksworth discusses the world in 2050 setting out our global growth projections from 2015 to 2050.


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Smaller rivals could grow faster than regional giants

Will the shift in global economic power continue?

Welcome to our World in 2050 report, which sets out our long-term global GDP growth projections. The analysis covers 32 of the largest economies in the world, accounting for around 84% of total global GDP.

This study updates our earlier analysis of global economic power shifts and forms part of our wider megatrends research programme.

GDP Top 10 in 2050

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John Hawksworth
PwC Chief Economist
Tel: +44 20 7213 1650

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