As 2018 drew to a close, IAA UK had an exclusive lunch with Robert Ward, Editorial Director of the Economist Intelligence Unit, about the outlook for the year ahead.
With the fallout continuing from the midterm elections in the US, an escalating trade war between the US and China and continuing fears over Brexit negotiations, how will the world economy fare in 2019? Where are the bright spots on the horizon and which markets are set to grow amid an uncertain economic backdrop?
Robert leads the EIU's country, industry and data analysis and forecasting teams, which provide unrivalled country coverage, including economic, political and risk analysis, and key industry insights. He plays a leading role in communicating the EIU's views to high-level audiences around the world.