Group Research

Economics

Explaining the divergence in economic growth within “Factory Asia”

The global economy is recovering strongly from the Covid-19 pandemic. Such rapid economic normalisation would not have been possible without...

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Is high inflation the new normal for the US?

The combination of robust demand growth with pandemic-related supply constraints for goods and services has led to a significant rise...

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Divergent recoveries are set to continue, favouring advanced economies

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recently published its October 2021 World Economic Outlook (WEO), “Recovery during a pandemic”, highlighting...

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China’s economic slowdown is likely to deepen in Q4 2021

Since the outbreak of the global pandemic and its consequent downturn last year, China has been on a recovery path...

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The Trans-Pacific Partnership supports continued global trade growth

Introduction: World trade has increased rapidly over the past few decades, facilitated by the negotiation and signing of numerous free...

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