COVID-19

COVID-19 and Oil Prices

COVID-19 has caused a retrenchment from riskier assets as the fallout has extended into the industrial sector, which has dropped in most advanced economies in recent months. A recovery in oil prices is likely over the medium term from current levels, with an extended OPEC+ Russia agreement and a ten

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Challenges of Sales Forecasting in the 2nd Year of the Pandemic

Policymakers during COVID-19 operate in uncharted territory and must make tough decisions. Operational Research – the ubiquitous ‘science of better’ – plays a vital role in supporting this decision-making process. First spotted in Wuhan in China, the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has triggered t

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COVID-19 and Supply Chain Inventories

COVID-19 has brought many industrial and social activities to a screeching halt. This has resulted in the demand for certain essential products, including medical and hygiene products, skyrocketing. All the while, the consumption for less essential items or those impacted by the closures, slumps. In

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COVID-19 – Impact on Global Supply Chains

As predicted two weeks back, the worst impact of COVID-19 on global supply chains is yet to come, and only after a fortnight, early signs have started to appear. Shipping lines initiate the domino effect as different vessel operators are taking out vessels due to a lack of demand from lanes originat

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COVID-19 and The Supply Chain Pyramid – A Strategic View

How can we understand the relationship between COVID-19 and Supply Chain? Let’s use the example of two pyramid models. The first is the supply chain pyramid and the second is Maslow’s hierarchy of needs pyramid. In the Supply Chain Pyramid, the largest portion of the pyramid, the base, comprises

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