OECD says ECB should leave rates 'unchanged'

The OECD joined in on the debate over an expected increase in eurozone interest rates, warning Tuesday 29 November that the cost of borrowing should be left "unchanged."

"Rates should remain unchanged until the recovery is locked in," the club of 30 mainly industrialized nations said in its twice-yearly global economic survey.

The OECD raised its overall global economic growth forecasts for its 30 member countries to 2.7 percent in 2005 and 2.9 percent next year, both up 0.1 percent on the prev