Hear directly from RBC Global Asset Management Chief Economist, Eric Lascelles in his monthly and quarterly updates. Representing RBC GAM Investment Strategy Committee's (RISC) economic views, Eric shares timely insights and the expectations of RBC GAM on the global economy.
Positives outweigh negatives, but watch variants - March 2021
Will the implications of COVID-19 permanently alter our world? If history is any indication, probably not. This month, Chief Economist Eric Lascelles dives into past world events, and debunks the often-exaggerated, long-term predictions that followed. Eric also provides an update on global vaccination progress. While countries are making headway, virus variants could challenge these efforts. Finally, a look at the U.S. business cycle scorecard, and insight into the future of working from home.