The Conference Board Economy Watch: European View—April 2020

The Conference Board, Inc., 8 pages, May 11, 2020
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A large portion of the European economy is in lockdown. In all scenarios the European economy will take a strong hit in 2020. We expect growth in 2020 to be between –6.8 and –7.8 percent in the Euro Area.

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Confidence waned in March and will decline further in April. The evolution of the pandemic and the implementation of the post-lockdown phase will be key to shape the economic recovery. Government-funded short-term working schemes may facilitate the recovery. French data on furloughed workers show that these programs are widely used across the economy, including hospitality, manufacturing, and construction.

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