Global Information Technology Outlook Report Executive Summary – OECD 2006

2006 Global Information Technology Outlook Report Executive Summary OECDGlobal Information Technology Outlook –¬†Worldwide, the ICT sector is expected to grow at 6% in 2006, with growth more balanced across the OECD area than at the time of the 2004 Outlook when the United States led the recovery from the slump. With improved macroeconomic performance, aggregate investment is now increasing across the OECD area and ICT is a significant and growing share of this investment.Download the full report Some ICT segments are very dynamic (Internet-related investment, portable and consumer applications), with the major share of venture capital continuing to flow into ICTs. Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity is high. Overall the prospects for continuing balanced and sustained growth at a relatively high rate are good, but a return to the unsustainable annual rates of 20-30% growth of the late 1990s is unlikely

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