Shape Shifting: How the pandemic is changing the contours of the economy

Our latest chartbook, Shape Shifting: How the pandemic is changing the contours of the economy, analyzes the impact of COVID-19 and the factors that have reshaped the U.S. and global economy during the pandemic and potentially into the future. These include:

  • The differences between the current and prior pandemics 
  • The role monetary policy has played in the economic recovery
  • The difference in the impact of COVID-19 between emerging and developed markets
  • The uneven impact of pandemic related shutdowns across job classes and the resulting unemployment and wage pressures
  • The domino effect of interruptions across the global supply chain 

We hope that you find our analysis both insightful and useful.  Please contact us should you have any questions.

Constance L  Hunter

Constance L Hunter

Principal and Chief Economist, KPMG LLP

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Research highlights 

Explore key findings from our latest economic analysis

Countries with low WFH and low vaccination rates most vulnerable

Labor force changes shape as work force becomes more educated

Stringent COVID policies in Asia could impact world's largest ports


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