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Macro Analysis / Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa’s Difficult Road to Recovery

The COVID-19 pandemic represents an unprecedented health and economic crisis for sub-Saharan Africa. In our latest Regional Economic Outlook, we project -3 percent growth in sub-Saharan Africa’s GDP in 2020, representing the worst outcome on record f...
International Monetary Fund
IMF Blog 22 October 2020
Sub-Saharan Africa’s Difficult Road to Recovery
Sub-Saharan Africa’s Difficult Road to Recovery
Macro Analysis / Global

Can new forms of parent engagement be an education game changer post-COVID-19?

School closures and remote learning have propelled children’s ability to learn independently to the forefront of every busy and stressed out parent’s wish list. These innovative strategies emerged out of necessity but are likely to prove beneficial a...
Brookings
Brookings Programs - Global Economy and Development 21 October 2020
Can new forms of parent engagement be an education game changer post-COVID-19?
Can new forms of parent engagement be an education game changer post-COVID-19?
Macro Analysis / Global

A look at the 2020 Wells Fargo Retirement Study

A discussion on the 2020 Wells Fargo Retirement Study with Nate Miles, Head of Retirement at Wells Fargo Asset Management. Nate: Not surprisingly, we found that those impacted by COVID-19 are more pessimistic about their life in retirement, with many...
Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo Asset Management 21 October 2020
Macro Analysis / Global

Around the halls: Brookings experts on the new Center for Sustainable Development

Today, the Global Economy and Development program launched the Center for Sustainable Development (CSD). In this post, Brookings experts housed in the newly launched center explain the key priorities and issue areas that the center will undertake. At...
Brookings
Brookings Programs - Global Economy and Development 21 October 2020
Around the halls: Brookings experts on the new Center for Sustainable Development
Around the halls: Brookings experts on the new Center for Sustainable Development
Macro Analysis / Global

Europe Needs to Maintain Strong Policy Support to Sustain the Recovery

The pandemic is exacting a heavy toll on Europe. A large share of the fiscal packages was used for job retention programs and liquidity support for firms. Policymakers need to do whatever it takes to contain the pandemic and its economic damage, and...
International Monetary Fund
IMF Blog 21 October 2020
Equity Analysis / Thailand

Starting the NEXT innovation chapter (with power biz as back-up)

BPP’s portfolio contains operating power projects—both thermal and renewable power plants—totaling 2.8GWe, located in Thailand, Laos, China, and Vietnam. Those assets have good track records of resilient performances and cashflows, secured by long-te...
Bualuang Securities Kijapat Wongmetta
Kijapat Wongmetta @ Bualuang Securities 21 October 2020