World Risk Developments 2020

World Risk Developments 2020 with monthly updates of key economic and political events worldwide, produced by our Economics team.

World Risk Developments December 2020

In our final edition of the year we look back at 2020 and forward to 2021…

We revisit the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the world economy and financial and commodity markets in 2020. We look at the projected recovery in advanced and emerging markets in 2021 and outline several key risks that could derail the return to growth. Against a backdrop of heightened uncertainty, we discuss the factors shaping prospects for Australian rural, resources, manufacturing and services exporters in the coming year.

  • 2020 — Australian exports fall amid global economic recession
  • 2021 — Precarious, partial and uneven global economic recovery
  • Exports outlook — Another challenging year ahead
  • 2021 — Exceptional uncertainty

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World Risk Developments November 2020

In this edition of World Risk Developments, we look at emerging markets, impacts of COVID-19 outbreak in Europe and more.

World Risk Developments October 2020

In this edition of World Risk Developments, we look at growth forecasts, investment climates and more.

World Risk Developments September 2020

In this edition of World Risk Developments, we look at economic recovery, global trade and more.

World Risk Developments August 2020

In this edition of World Risk Developments, we look at tourism recovery, export prospects and more.

World Risk Developments July 2020

In this edition of World Risk Developments, we look at consumption exports, economic recovery and more.

World Risk Developments June 2020

In this edition of World Risk Developments, we look at global recovery, opportunities for Australian exporters and more.

World Risk Developments May 2020

In this edition of World Risk Developments, we look at rising resources exports, global supply chains and more.

World Risk Developments April 2020

In this edition of World Risk Developments, we look at COVID-19 impacts, export outlook and more.

World Risk Developments March 2020

In this edition of World Risk Developments, we look at COVID-19 impacts, the global economy and more.

World Risk Developments February 2020

In this edition of World Risk Developments, we look at COVID-19 impacts, agriculture and tourism exports, infrastructure in the...