Will the global economy go into recession in 2020? That’s the worry on so many minds. News headlines reflect that concern with stories of trade disputes and that wonky-sounding inverted yield curve.
The validity of those fears is underscored by data from experts, such as the UN’s trade and development body, which recently revealed in its 2019 World Economic Situation and Prospects report that “Leading indicators point to some softening in economic momentum in many countries in 2019.”
Whether the economy is softening or hastening towards its next recession, what HR leaders know is that economic swings hit the