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August 23, 2021

Basic digital skills: necessary — but not enough

One of the digital objectives of the Recovery,Transformation and Resilience Plan funds is to achieve, by 2025, that 80% of the Spanish adult population has basic digital skills. Although a majority of people in our country have Internet access, the opportunities they can actually benefit from depend on their digital skills.

January 12, 2021

Global | Rebuilding trust in the digital age

COVID-19 dealt a heavy blow that moved us firmly into the digital age. Thus, in 2021 it will be crucial to shape and strengthen the agreements and institutions to thrive in such a landscape. And there are various obstacles to overcome in that regard.

December 16, 2020

DiGiX: Digital transformation index for the Spanish Regions as a starting point for NGEU

The update of the digitization index for 2020, presents a baseline for economic policy makers in charge of designing digital transformation plans for the economy, within the NGEU framework. It indicates innovation and productivity aspects to be promoted as well as the ones that are lagging behind to be supported.

November 20, 2020

Global | Impact of COVID-19 on the banking sector

The crisis caused by COVID-19 is showing its first impacts on the banking sector. Our analysis assesses the impact on the sector of seven factors and its trends: monetary policy, digitalization, regulation, economic growth, new entrants, competitive landscape and government support.

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.

August 24, 2020

Digitization in Latin America: a challenge that cannot be delayed

The disparate and slow digitization process in Latin America has contributed significantly to the slowdown in the region's economic and health recovery amid the COVID-19 health crisis.

July 22, 2020

Spain | Hopes for better and more inclusive growth in Spain and in Andalusia

Confinement measures and temporary restrictions on activity due to COVID-19 have sent Andalusia and Spain into a deep recession. Not only will the recovery require new public support measures, it will require commitment to reforms to increase their impact. The vulnerabilities of the Spanish economy must be addressed.