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US Recovery Tracker slows to a crawl

Posted by Gregory Daco on Sep 25, 2020 11:42:25 AM

Our US Recovery Tracker rose only 0.2ppts to 81.3 in the week ended Sept 11. Again fostering much of the gain was an improving public health...

We spelt out our view on the future of globalisation this week. We don’t expect globalization to go into reverse, but we do think it will continue...

Our Recovery Tracker rose 1.1ppt for a second consecutive week, reaching 79.1 in the week ended Aug 14. Growth in four of the six dimensions...

Christian May, Editor of City AM, is joined by Richard Holt, Head of Cities at Oxford Economics.

Our US Recovery Tracker rose 1.3ppts to 78 in the week ended August 7th – the largest gain since mid-June. Supporting the weekly rise were the...

Trade is already one of the hardest-hit US sectors in the coronavirus crisis and faces major risks depending on the path of the pandemic in our...

High-frequency indicators signal the recovery is stuck in a lull.

  • Our US Recovery Tracker fell 0.2ppts to 76.2 in the week ended July 31....

Global trade in services to increase by $2 trillion over the next five years, according to new report by Western Union and Oxford Economics.

This week the Banco Central do Brasil (BCB) lowered the Selic rate to 2.00%. Although our baseline scenario is for further rate cuts in the coming...

US Recovery Tracker reveals a fragile economy

Posted by Oren Klachkin on Aug 7, 2020 2:27:53 PM

  • Our Recovery Tracker fell 0.7ppts to 76.5 in the week ended July 24. Four of the tracker’s six sub-categories declined, with the health index...
  • Our Recovery Tracker rebounded slightly in the week ended July 17, rising 0.6ppts to 76.9. While the small weekly gain is no doubt encouraging,...

Latest data reveal a shifting US health picture. Coronavirus reproduction rates slowed in the last week after the pause or rollback of state and...

Digital, Resilient, and Experience-Driven

Posted by Thought Leadership on Jul 30, 2020 9:11:00 PM

Oxford Economics and SAP surveyed 2,000 executives from small and midsize organisations about their priorities, challenges, and digital maturity.

Oxford Economics worked with Google Cloud to survey 1,000 CIOs around the world, in seven industries about the ways they partner with other...

US Recovery Tracker shifts into reverse

Posted by Gregory Daco on Jul 24, 2020 2:41:31 PM

  • The foundations to this recovery are cracking under the weight of a mismanaged health crisis. Our Recovery Tracker fell for the third time in...