The International Monetary Fund just raised its outlook for worldwide growth for the first time in nearly two years, on rising consumer demand and higher inventories, especially in the most advanced economies.
That will certainly be one of the topics of conversation in Davos, Switzerland, this week. Davos is where political, business and entertainment leaders around the world are meeting for the annual World Economic Forum. They`ll be talking economic policy and philanthropy and new business deals.
Andrew Ross Sorkin is there and filed this report.