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...

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...

Our baseline forecast looks for world trade to grow by just 2.6% per year from 2020-2030, with trade volumes in 2030 around 5% lower than we...

Spending for prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceutical products totaled $413 billion in 2012 according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis’...

Infographic: 10 Top Coronavirus Calls

Posted by Oxford Economics on Jul 9, 2020 7:23:28 PM

2020 has undoubtedly been a challenging year for forecasters, but in spite of this, the accuracy of our analysis has remained consistent. Here are...

We are pleased to see that Gavyn Davies recently mentioned Oxford Economics in his excellent opinion article 'The safe-asset shortage after...

Oxford Economics is proud to announce that it has been ranked top in FocusEconomics' Best Economic Forecaster Awards more than any other...

Three of the most populous states, including hard-hit New York, have aging healthcare workforces that may be more vulnerable to the novel...

We're delighted that Oxford Economics has been included in The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 for 2020.

Louis Kuijs, chief Asia economist, discusses the implications in a podcast for the San Francisco Fed.

With US-China talks to agree a truce in the...

Illicit trade is a persistent and growing threat, as technology, the global economy and e-commerce open new opportunities for counterfeit products...

Markets’ attention in recent weeks and months has been focused intently on central bank policy actions as the US Federal Reserve and European...