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UK inflation rate falls to 1.5%

UK inflation rate falls to 1.5% | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
Cheaper food and fuel prices helped to push down the UK consumer price inflation rate to 1.5% in August, official figures show.
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Public borrowing at £11.6bn in August

Public borrowing at £11.6bn in August | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
Government borrowing remained high in August, hampering the chancellor's efforts to reduce the public deficit, official figures show.
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Pound slips on services survey

Pound slips on services survey | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
The pound falls after a survey suggesting growth in the services industry slowed in September.
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IMF 2014 Review of the UK Economy

IMF 2014 Review of the UK Economy | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
Here is a link to a video report produced by the IMF as part of their annual assessment of the UK economy. Overall, the IMF is considerably more optimistic than it was in 2013 about prospects for near term recovery of output and continued reductions in unemployment.Risks to macro stability are.
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Great summary from the IMF of the UK economy

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Coca-Cola's contribution to the UK economy: ePolitix.com

Research we have commissioned from eminent economist Professor Ethan Kapstein reveals that every pound of value created by Coca-Cola supports an additional £8 elsewhere in the British economy – the equivalent of ...
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The Multiplier in action

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UK jobless rate falls to 2008 low

UK jobless rate falls to 2008 low | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
The UK rate fell to 6.2% in the three months to the end of July, while the number claiming Jobseeker's Allowance has dipped below one million.
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Eurozone woes hit UK manufacturing

Eurozone woes hit UK manufacturing | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
The UK manufacturing sector grew at its slowest pace for 17 months in September as a result of the strong pound and weakness in the eurozone, a survey indicates.
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Why aren't I feeling better?

Why aren't I feeling better? | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
The economy is producing more than it has ever produced before - so should we not feel more prosperous than ever before?
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Is a UK rate rise good or bad?

Is a UK rate rise good or bad? | Macroeconomics | Scoop.it
Is it good or bad that the UK looks set to be the first of the big rich developed economies to increase the cost of money?
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Monetary Policy - is it working?

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