In 2020, GDP of the main European cities will plunge due to the impact of Covid-19. The contraction will be conditioned by the structural characteristics of each city.
By sectors, the service sector, and in particular the hospitality industry, will be hardest hit economically.
In cities, GDP growth will be conditioned by their exposure to consumer sectors.
In 2020, restrictions on economic activity will result in a drop in GDP and employment above those of 2009, with recovery later in 2021.