Until 2023, the world economy can return to indicators zocoronline era. Such opinion the Director of the International monetary Fund Kristalina Georgieva stated on may 15 during an online conference, organized by the publication Politico.
According to Georgieva, the biggest shock has already occurred.
Since March, in 170 countries are experiencing negative economic growth, the IMF said. Georgieva expects that the total reduction of global GDP in 2020 will be higher than predicted by the Fund (minus 3%), and 2021-m will start a “partial recovery”.
March 27, Georgieva said, what started the global economic crisis, caused by the spread of the coronavirus. On 9 April she said that the IMF predicts worst consequences for the world economy since the 30-ies of XX century.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in China in December 2019. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.