Despite Covid cases rising globally, upside risks to our already relatively optimistic baseline are material. The main risk stems from the...

Country Insight: Egypt

Posted by Jacques Nel on Apr 26, 2021

The Egyptian economic recovery is struggling to gain traction following a robust performance in 2020. We expect the economy to expand by just over...

After spending over $5tn in cumulative cyclical fiscal relief, Congress is now contemplating President Joe Biden’s structural stimulus package...

We have revised up our forecasts for eurozone private consumption, and now envisage spending increasing 3.1% in 2021 and by a staggering 7% in...

According to our analysis, eurozone consumers are raring to get spending as soon as restrictions are eased. Our modelling, based on a range of...

The total Cairenes consumer spending is estimated at $79.2bn in 2020, with Cairo also being one of the few cities that managed to record an...

Morocco | Country Insight

Posted by Callee Davis on Mar 9, 2021

The unemployment rate surged to the highest level in nearly two decades due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Our latest Country Insight Research Briefing...

Once the pandemic is controlled via vaccination programmes, allowing the current restrictions to be relaxed, we expect consumers will respond with...

The response of Europe’s consumers to the end of the lockdowns will shape the recovery, for better or worse. Social distancing, constrained...

Businesses are treading cautiously as the unchecked health crisis threatens to send the recovery into reverse in the absence of further fiscal...