Global Economic Outlook – Planning for 2021
11 November 2020
08:00 - 10:00
In our original summary for his session we said that: “The 2020s will present new and unique challenges for most of the G20 economies”. We could not have predicted the level of understatement. The global recession we thought was a possibility is now a certainty and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic will be severe and long-lasting. Meanwhile other economic headwinds, such as demographic and environmental change, have not gone away. At a time when you will be formulating budgets and plans for next year, Chris Giles, the FT’s economics editor, will give us his perspective on how the opening years of the 2020s might look.