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CNN's Recession-o-meter -- our unscientific poll of financial experts at the World Economic Forum at Davos -- has spoken. And it's decided that the world economy is in slowdown, not recession.

Correspondent Richard Quest has been putting big business figures and other experts on the spot at the World Economic Forum in Davos, pushing them to predict financial outlook.

By the close of play on Friday, those believing that the global economy was in slowdown had edged out those who think it is in recession by 26 votes against 18. Read full article »