Ben May

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Some economists have been quick to upgrade their GDP forecasts for next year in response to the news that the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine...

Although the US election results have not triggered a significant change to our assessment of the US or global economic outlook for 2021, double...

Economies that implemented lockdowns earlier in the year sufferedsubstantial plunges in consumer spending across the board. But forhousehold...

Although the coronavirus outbreak has the capacity to unleash new inflationary forces on the global economy, it’s also exacerbating the powerful...

The surge in government debt caused by ballooning fiscal deficits is a necessary response to the coronavirus crisis. Even if governments fail to...