Figures of the week: The macroeconomic impact of COVID-19 in Africa

Last week, the World Bank released its biannual Africa‚Äôs Pulse report, which discusses the macroeconomic outlook for sub-Saharan Africa. This edition focuses on the major challenges that COVID-19 presents to African economies. The report projects that, as a result of the pandemic, economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa will decline from 2.4 percent in 2019 to … Continue reading Figures of the week: The macroeconomic impact of COVID-19 in Africa