This Economics Impact Dashboard provides a snapshot of issue insights from TSC’s ATIUM software, including: trending news, sentiment, global and regional trends in heatmaps, sector coverage breakdown in Share of Voice and key Stakeholders involved.
The IMF states the world economy will experience the worst recession since the Great Depression, the International Labour Organisation estimates 25 million people could lose their jobs. Amidst this new reality, we currently see 2 debates that are emerging:
Sustainable financing - Where is a real appetite for sustainable financing amidst the crisis and post-COVID? Who will step up and favour long-term and sustainable investments over short-term protectionism?
Automation & robotics - Will automation focus on efficiency and economic growth post-COVID, or will it be able to address the more inherent shortcomings that are currently exposed as well? We currently see positive coverage hailing automation as the key in upholding supply chains, whereas negative coverage points out where a lack of innovation disrupts supply chains including key food production distribution processes.