Searcher

Sectoral and Digital Economy Analysis & Industrial Organization

Sectoral and Digital Economy Analysis & Industrial Organization latest publications

November 26, 2020

Spain | Imports are weathering COVID-19

Imports have been less affected by COVID-19 than expected. In the first half of the year, the adjustment shifted to goods produced within the country and, to a lesser extent, on purchases from the rest of the world. Similarly, during the recovery process, the momentum of imports is proving to be more moderate.

November 24, 2020

Global | The future of the sectors after COVID-19

The Covid-19 shock may cause changes in the economic trends and their impact on the productive sectors. Therefore, the main global trends that will determine growth until 2025 are chosen and scenarios are created for them. Then, using a SUR model, the sectoral impact is estimated.

November 19, 2020

Exchange rate effect and prices would decrease oil revenues, even with a larger production

The dynamics of nominal GDP (in USD) from oil mining are closely related to the oil revenues of the federal government. In Mexico, as a price-taker in the international market, such dynamics are determined by the evolution of oil prices, the volume of production and the exchange rate.

November 16, 2020

Spain | The necessary shift toward electric transport

The European economy faces an unprecedented challenge: reducing greenhouse gas emissions by over 40% over the next 10 years in order to achieve the objectives of the European Green Deal.

November 12, 2020

Spain | Imports after COVID-19 crisis

COVID-19 has reduced the weight of imports on GDP less than at the beginning of the 2008 crisis. This for various reasons. On the one hand, the crisis is perceived as temporary. On the other hand, it largely affects non-tradable sectors of activity, particularly tourism, with low dependence on imports.

November 10, 2020

Global | DiGiX 2020 Infographics

DiGiX aims to capture the digitization status over the world to compare digitization degrees across countries and identify areas requiring action. The 19 indicators included in the index are grouped in 6 dimensions that represent 3 broad pillars: supply conditions, demand conditions, and institutional environment.

November 10, 2020

Global | DiGiX 2020 Update: A Multidimensional Index of Digitization

DiGiX aims to capture the digitization status over the world to compare digitization degrees across countries and identify areas requiring action. The 19 indicators included in the index are grouped in 6 dimensions that represent 3 broad pillars: supply conditions, demand conditions, and institutional environment.

November 6, 2020

Spain | Impact of COVID-19 on consumption in real time and high frequency in oct-20

Spending with BBVA credit and debit cards or BBVA POS terminals grew 0.6% year-on-year in October, 3 points less than in September, affected by the deterioration of the health situation. Both face-to-face transactions (-1%) and online purchases (5%) lost traction.