We’ve published a new virtually recorded Ulster Economix: The Podcast episode – hosted by Ulster Bank Chief Economist, Richard Ramsey.
Traditionally a month renowned for its beer festivals and socialising, October is shaping up to be quite the opposite, with the second wave of restrictions hitting the hospitality sector. These have been applied to varying degrees across the UK and in the Republic of Ireland.
With the daily COVID-19 cases surging across much of Europe, any hopes of a V-shape recovery have been snuffed out.
So what the local economy in Northern Ireland? what is the incoming economic data and news telling us about the economy and the strength of the recovery?