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.
Responding to the second wave - October 2020
Chief Economist Eric Lascelles provides the latest economic update, as countries enter a second, and potentially third wave of the pandemic. Globally, governments are responding to the virus in different ways. Yet, how effective their measures are may depend on their ability to address three common goals: minimizing transmission, maximizing the economy, and normalizing citizens’ daily lives. Eric also weighs in on the short and long-term economic impacts on the U.S. political front, as Election Day nears.