The biggest stories of the year ahead

The battle for the White House; a possible global recession; Beethoven the eco-warrior; nurses taking centre stage, and a controversial Olympic Games. These are The Economist’s predictions for the top stories of 2020.

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  1. Which of The Economist’s predictions do you find most interesting and why? Give you answer on one side of paper.
  2. Make your own list of five predictions for 2020 that you believe will most affect you and your friends. Be prepared to share it with the class!