New Global Economic Survey
ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) released the Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS) for the first quarter of 2016. This survey of finance professionals and CFOs around the world found that more than half of firms globally are either cutting or freezing employment, while only 14% are increasing investment in staff. The full GECS report is available at www.imanet.org/acca.
of North American businesses created new jobs in Q1, 2016.
Source: ACCA and IMA, “Global Economic Conditions Survey: Q1, 2016”