Latest Economic Research Updates on Covid-19
Global economy: A cautious back-to-school
Global growth remains strong but increasingly uneven amid evolving virus dynamics and the gradual removal of policy support.
European food retailers: The bitter digital aftertaste of the Covid-19 legacy
The Covid-19 crisis has fast-forwarded Europe’s e-commerce transition, especially in food retail. But we estimate that every percentage of grocery sales moving online threatens EUR13.6bn in sales and up to EUR1.9bn in profits.
Europe’s pent-up demand party is just getting started
Unleashed pent-up demand could provide a boost to sectors hit the hardest by Covid-19 restrictions through 2021, especially in Spain, France and Belgium.