Understanding the role and importance of remittances is particularly important at the current juncture, with the global economy experiencing a...

Concerns about ‘overtourism’ have grown in recent years, especially in European destinations. There is no widely accepted definition of...

Markets have cheered today’s budget, which was perceived to be growth-oriented with an emphasis on infrastructure spending. The revised estimates for...

On February 1, Myanmar’s military seized control of the country, announcing a one-year state of emergency and the replacement of democratically...

Economic growth has picked up from the sharp falls in Q2 2020, but the recovery across the ASEAN-6 economies has been uneven. Varying success in...

Buoyed by Covid-19 vaccines, we think the pace of global GDP growth in 2021 will be the fastest in over 40 years. But for many it won’t feel much...

The coronavirus is set to have a very large short-term negative impact on world growth. But the medium-term growth outlook is more uncertain. Much...

Machine learning-led GDP nowcasting points to a recovery in Q3, albeit with slowing momentum through the quarter. China might reach pre-crisis levels...

The latest data show that retail spending growth in the US and UK isslowing but remains a relative bright spot for both economies in contrast to...

Throughout the pandemic, we have judged that the risks to our baseline forecast lie to the downside. Businesses have shared this view, according to...