In the face of a deep global recession amid a still unchecked pandemic, the world needs a global recovery plan that can return even the most vulnerable countries to a stronger position than they were in before COVID-19, says UNCTAD`s Trade and Development Report 2020. More.
Raising wages, squeezing corporate rents key to recovery from COVID-19 shock
Of all the pre-existing conditions exposed by the COVID-19 shock, hyper-inequality – the product of four decades of wage repression – poses the biggest threat. The world should tackle hyper-inequality to build back a better global economy. More.
Bold public spending only way to recover better from COVID-19
A bold targeted fiscal expansion, led by the advanced economies, is the only way to build a fair and resilient economic recovery from COVID-19. More.
📢 UNCTAD Unpacks – From global pandemic to prosperity to all: Avoiding another lost decade