How strong might the UK’s post-Covid economic recovery be?

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Despite encouraging signs, policy support will be required for some time to come.

It has been a tough start to the year for the UK. As lockdown restrictions continue to slowly ease, we examine the progress made in tackling the Covid-19 pandemic, and whether hopes for a strong economic recovery are well founded.

Vaccines offered hope, speedy inoculation will solidify the recovery

A year on from the start of the pandemic, the UK has generally underperformed. It has seen some of the highest infection and fatality rates, one of the worst recessions, and numerous lockdowns.

However, its success in rapidly vaccinating its population will aid recovery.

View Full Article – published by Schroders on 7th April 2021