% of Zombie Firms Among OECD Companies

% of Zombie Firms Among OECD Companies The share of zombie firms in OECD countries is increasing, as a result of governments’ response to the coronavirus crisis. Image: BofA Global Research

Global GDP – OECD Forecasts

Global GDP – OECD Forecasts OECD forecasts 4.2% global growth in 2021, as global economic outlook remains uncertain. Image: Financial Times

OECD Forecasts – Annual Change in GDP

OECD Forecasts – Annual Change in GDP The coronavirus pandemic has plunged the global economy into the worst recession since World War II, but the OECD expects a rapid rebound next year. Image: Financial Times

World GDP – OECD Global Economic Outlook

World GDP – OECD Global Economic Outlook According to the OECD, the coronavirus crisis means no V-shaped recovery, as the consequences will be severe and long-lasting. Image: Organisation for Economic Co-operation & Development

OECD Unemployment Rate and MSCI World

OECD Unemployment Rate and MSCI World As the chart suggests, very low unemployment isn’t usually great for stocks returns. Image: Morgan Stanley Research

OECD Total LEI lead OECD Real GDP

OECD Total LEI lead OECD Real GDP This chart suggests that the OECD’s leading economic indicators lead OCDE real GDP by 6 months. Image: Strategas