Implications of Unprecedented Global Stimulus Packages

VSWA Livestream
6/30/2020 Reading time: 1 minute(s)

Infrastructure investments can lead to economic growth with immediate effects for all stakeholders. For example, the EU’s Next Generation Recovery Plan shows that the building and construction sector will be a major beneficiary over the next few years.

At a glance:

  • Global GDP is expected to contract by 3.1 % in 2020, followed by a rebound of 4.9 % in 2021
  • Direct fiscal measures of considerable size will boost infrastructure spending
  • End of lockdowns in major parts of the world should drive recovery



What to expect in this 43’ video: Dr. Thorsten Krauss, Chief Investment Officer Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors, analyzes how fiscal stimulus can drive smart infrastructure investments. © Vontobel, recorded on June 30, 2020, 8 a.m.