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

Our European Cities Normality Tracker shows the extent to which cities across Europe are moving back towards ‘normality’ following the Covid-19...

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...

The recent spell of very cold weather seems apt for an economy partially frozen as a result of lockdown. High-frequency indicators of economic...

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

Consumer price inflation was remarkably volatile over much of 2020. Government policies aimed at abating cost-of-living pressures in response to...

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

The 2021 consumer spending liftoff may be delayed, but the rocket is fueled up and ready for launch once health conditions improve. Our detailed...