Inflation in the post-COVID era

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Join our weekly 30-minute “COVID-19” webinar this Thursday at 13:00 BST. We’ll cover the latest health and economic impacts and hear from Deloitte colleagues in China and Italy on life after the lockdown. To register for this week’s webinar, on 28 May, please visit:
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Governments in the West are spending and borrowing on a vast scale as they counter the effects of the pandemic. With investors eager to hold ‘safe’ assets, and central banks buying up bonds through quantitative easing (QE), there is no shortage of demand for government debt.

So far, so good. But in the long run could these policies fuel inflation?

At least on the evidence of the recent past this is unlikely. Inflation has fallen, not risen, since central banks undertook QE to counter the global financial crisis.

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Posted on 26/05/2020

The outlook for UK growth

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Join our weekly 30-minute “COVID-19” webinar this Thursday at 13:00 BST. We’ll cover the latest health and economic impacts and our guests, Jo Ouvry and Mark Hutcheon, will share Deloitte’s approach to communications during the pandemic and practical considerations for organisations over the coming months. To register for this week’s webinar, on 21 May, please visit: https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/2270814/
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Posted on 18/05/2020

Emerging from the lockdown

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Join our “Responding to COVID-19” webinar every Thursday at 13:00 BST. Each week a panel of Deloitte experts are assessing the latest health, business and economic developments, and discussing how organisations can navigate the emerging challenges. To register for this week’s webinar, on 14 May, please visit: https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/2270797/
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Posted on 11/05/2020

Deloitte CFO survey: Crash, slow recovery, lasting change

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Join our “Responding to COVID-19” webinar every Thursday at 13:00 BST. Each week a panel of Deloitte experts are assessing the latest health, business and economic developments, and discussing how organisations can navigate the emerging challenges. To register for this week’s webinar, on 7 May, please visit: https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/2270791/
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Posted on 04/05/2020

Growth beyond the downturn

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Join our “Responding to COVID-19” webinar every Thursday at 13:00 BST. Each week a panel of Deloitte experts are assessing the latest health, business and economic developments, and discussing how organisations can navigate the emerging challenges. To register for this week’s webinar, on 30 April, please visit: https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/2270780/
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Posted on 27/04/2020

Equities rally into the downturn

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The latest release of our chart book “The COVID-19 crisis: Economic impact and policy responses”, is available here: https://blogs.deloitte.co.uk/mondaybriefing/2020
/04/covid-19-crisis-economic-impact-and-policy-responses-16-apr-2020.html
. The report aims to provide a graphical overview of the key economic developments of the COVID-19 crisis. Do feel free to use any of the charts in your own presentations.

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Posted on 20/04/2020

The COVID-19 crisis: Economic impact and policy responses

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Posted on 17/04/2020

2020 on a 100-year view

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Join our “Responding to COVID-19” webinar every Thursday at 13:00 GMT. Each week a panel of Deloitte experts are assessing the latest health, business and economic developments, and discussing how organisations can navigate the emerging challenges. To register for this week’s webinar, on 16 April, please visit:
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Posted on 14/04/2020

Some (almost) knowns

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Join our “Responding to COVID-19” webinar every Thursday at 13:00 GMT. Each week a panel of Deloitte experts are assessing the latest health, business and economic developments, and discussing how organisations can navigate the emerging challenges. To register for this week’s webinar, on 9 April, please visit:
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Posted on 06/04/2020

Lessons from past crises

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Today we are launching our “The COVID-19 crisis: Economic impact and policy responses” chart book, which is available here: https://blogs.deloitte.co.uk/mondaybriefing/2020
/03/the-covid-19-crisis-economic-impact-and-policy-responses.html
. The report will be updated weekly and aims to provide a graphical overview of the key economic developments of the COVID-19 crisis. Do feel free to use any of the charts in your own presentations.

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Posted on 30/03/2020

The COVID-19 crisis: Economic impact and policy responses

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Posted on 27/03/2020