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Top 5 Household Unemployment Growth Markets to 2030

Euromonitor International has identified the top five markets globally by the fastest growth in unemployed household heads to 2030. They are Qatar, Pakistan, Cameroon, Bahrain and Hong Kong. Unemployment affects these countries to various degrees, with wide-ranging impacts on consumption and earning capability. Factors like population growth, large rural markets, political instability, industry automation, and […]
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Trump Trade War Risks

During the presidential campaign Donald Trump threatened to drop out of trade deals such as the TPP, renegotiate NAFTA, and impose import tariffs of 35% on Mexico and 45% on China. The post-election financial markets rally and increase in business confidence are based on expectations that Trump’s threats on trade policy were not credible, especially given […]
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Households in 2030: Rise of the Singletons

Single-person households will become a major consumption group Households populated by one person are skyrocketing around the world. Over 2016–2030, single-person households will see faster growth than any other household type globally, with around 120 million new single person homes to be added over the period. This demographic is being driven by younger singles exchanging […]
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Doing Business at the Bottom of the Pyramid Is Not All about Low-Income Countries

Although low-income consumers predominantly concentrate in developing countries, the idea of doing business at the bottom of the pyramid (BOP) is not all about the world’s poorest nations. In developed countries, the number of households with an annual disposable income below US$10,000 (in purchasing power parity – PPP terms) totalled 15.5 million in 2015 and is set […]
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The Emerging Ethical Economy and Implications for the Consumer Goods Industry

The New Consumerism alludes to the emerging ethical economy as consumers reassess their priorities, opting for conscious instead of conspicuous consumption. This means they are considering the green credentials and ethical footprints of the products and services they purchase with strong implications for the consumer goods industry including all those involved in the supply chain ranging from the […]
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Eurozone Economic Outlook: Q1 2017

Eurozone output increased by 0.4% in the last quarter of the year, with overall growth of 1.7% in 2016. Private sector sentiment has improved significantly since the summer of 2016, and is now close to pre-financial crisis levels. Eurozone Forecasts Relative to Pre-Trump Election, Q1 2017 Source: Euromonitor International Macro Model Nevertheless, we have maintained […]
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Economy, Finance and Trade Ireland: Twin Challenges of Brexit and Trump

Euromonitor International’s Ireland Economy, Finance and Trade Country Briefing, focuses on one of the world’s most attractive investment destinations, offering an extremely favourable tax regime. This makes Ireland very appealing to foreign firms, resulting in extremely large FDI inflows, particularly from the US and UK. According to IBM’s 2016 Global Locations Trend’s report, Ireland continued […]
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The Future Consumer: Households in 2030

Households are changing rapidly in terms of size, location and demographics. Euromonitor International explores the global household outlook as technology, urbanisation and economics reshape the behavioural patterns of inhabitants and create new channels of access to consumers. This strategy briefing pinpoints the primary trends affecting households to 2030 and their impact on consumption, both in […]
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Global Economic Forecasts Q1 2017: Executive Summary

Euromonitor International is pleased to provide our blog readers with the executive summary of our new macroeconomic outlook Global Economic Forecasts: Q1 2017. Despite the risk of stronger trade and immigration restrictions and greater policy uncertainty after Donald Trump took the Presidential office, the reaction of financial markets has been more optimistic than expected. In […]
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Ageing: A Changing Narrative

*This is an excerpt from our recent white paper, Top 10 Global Consumer Trends for 2017. Download the white paper for more insights on key consumer trends. In 2017, almost a quarter of everyone on the planet will be over the age of 50, a record number. These consumers are transforming what it means […]
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Economic And Consumer Trends To Watch In 2017

Global market research company Euromonitor International released today a new white paper “Global Economies and Consumers in 2017”. Euromonitor International analysts predict 2017 will be marked by slowing growth in consumer expenditure in developed markets. With many of these countries struggling to raise productivity, weighed down by debt and ageing population, stagnation represents a threat. […]
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Global Economies and Consumers in 2017

The global economy is entering an increased period of political volatility, particularly in advanced economies, while real consumer spending in emerging and developing markets is expected to strengthen, with markets like Brazil and Russia returning to growth.  In this briefing, Euromonitor International explores the economic and consumer landscape in 2017, reviewing top trends within the following […]
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Automation and the Future of Work

The discourse on automation is gaining momentum as A.I. and robotics become increasingly sophisticated, emulating tasks initially performed by humans. This is transforming workplaces as more jobs get automated with strong implications for both governments and entrepreneurs. Automation will have an impact on the competitive landscape for businesses, while governments are likely to be faced […]
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