Global | Coronavirus Watch: Downside risks ease

Posted by Ben May on Apr 27, 2021 10:06:20 AM

Rising global Covid infections remain a key focus, but the recent surge is not automatically grounds for us to slash our near-term forecasts....

Since the start of the pandemic, eurozone countries have been able to relax fiscal policy without worrying about the eurozone’s fiscal rules. But...

Global trade is recovering so strongly that infrastructure seems unable to support it. As shipping costs reach new highs, reports of delays still...

In an unwelcome development, global Covid case numbers are rising sharply again. Although this adds downside risk to our economic outlook, we...

Despite increasing numbers of new coronavirus cases globally, the possibility that more economies will enjoy both limited domestic restrictions...

Achieving collective immunity is a pre-condition for Latin American authorities to lift mobility restrictions permanently. We forecast that LatAm...

A run of encouraging business surveys and the apparent successful reopening of the Israeli economy suggest that upside risks to our already...