Report

Trade After Turmoil

Vulnerabilities of export markets after COVID-19 in low- and middle-income countries

This report provides a high-level analysis of the exposure that developing economies have to trade disruptions as a result of markets' reactions to COVID-19.
By Nicholas Woolley on March 17, 2021

The author focuses specifically on the trade and macroeconomic impacts of the pandemic, examining countries’ vulnerability to economic shocks and the transmission mechanisms involved.

Written for policy-makers, the report aims to identify the key sources of macroeconomic risk and provide a comparative assessment of the pandemic’s trade-related disruptions. The objective of this analysis is to help policy-makers anticipate how the economic landscape will evolve and what market challenges may emerge in the coming months.

Report details

Topic
Trade
COVID-19 and Resilient Recovery
Focus area
Economies
Publisher
IISD
Copyright
IISD, 2021