Peter Shannon is an economist in the Emerging Markets Division of the International Economic Analysis Department. Prior to joining the Bank of Canada he worked as a researcher for Employment and Social Development Canada. Peter completed his M.A. in economics at Queen’s University.
Staff discussion papers
This paper presents updated estimates of potential output growth for the global economy through 2022. Global potential output growth is expected to decline sharply in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic and recover partially by the end of the projection horizon of the October 2020 Monetary Policy Report.