Special 2020 was the year of the biggest economic downturn in nearly a century, a brief but dramatic collapse in world commerce, and the most tumultuous year for crude oil in 50 years. 2021 looks likely to bring more uncertainty. (AFP/File Photo) photos

What economic experts are certain of about 2021: More global uncertainty

  • Most analysts agree there is a direct correlation between ending the COVID-19 pandemic and resuming growth
  • The hope is that 2021 will see continuity in the fundamental rearrangement of the global economy, at a slower rate
By Frank Kane ·