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Following news of negative growth in the 4th quarter of 2012, is the UK heading for another recessionary phase?
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Germany, 6 More EU Nations Said to Hold Key to Carbon Fix

Germany, 6 More EU Nations Said to Hold Key to Carbon Fix | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
Germany and six other EU nations hold the key to the decision on a rescue plan for the world’s biggest carbon market after prices slumped due to record oversupply, three EU officials with knowledge of the matter said.
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A Century of Income Taxation: Vastly More Revenue, Even Vaster Debt

A Century of Income Taxation: Vastly More Revenue, Even Vaster Debt | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
Since the federal income tax was enacted in 1913, federal revenues have soared — but spending has soared even higher. By Michael Tennant
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The job-rich depression

The job-rich depression | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
BRITAIN’S economy has had an odd five years. In output terms, things have been terrible. The slump that started in 2008 is far worse than the 1930s depression;...
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Triple-dip recession will give the Tories a massive electoral headache

Triple-dip recession will give the Tories a massive electoral headache | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
Business leader: George Osborne's window of opportunity to revive the British economy in time for 2015 is rapidly closing
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Economy heading for triple-dip recession, NIESR warns

Economy heading for triple-dip recession, NIESR warns | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
Forecast from National Institute for Economic and Social Research comes amid 800 job losses at Honda's plant in Swindon and weak manufacturing data
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Snow could put UK in a triple-dip recession

Snow could put UK in a triple-dip recession | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
Unprecedented third slump in four years looms as shoppers stay at home and vital transport links grind to a halt
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Back to the recession - Triple dip ? - UK Debate Forum

Back to the recession - Triple dip ? - UK Debate Forum | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
At the end of last summer some observers and commentaters suggested that Britain could be heading towards a triple dip recession, but because such ...
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fiscal policy & automatic stabilizers

a look at the role of automatic stabilizers and active fiscal policy as tools to maintain smooth economic growth
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rentalevolution's comment, January 28, 2013 4:16 AM
Emperor Paj talks about types of recession and ways of stabilising growth.
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UK heading for triple-dip recession

The pig, Mervyn King, delivers more fodder!
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rentalevolution's comment, January 28, 2013 4:16 AM
Harsh.....
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Triple-dip recession in the UK - the key questions - Channel 4 News

Triple-dip recession in the UK - the key questions - Channel 4 News | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
Britain's economic growth has taken an unexpected knock, raising fears of a triple-dip recession. But are these fears well grounded or is there hope on the horizon? Channel 4 News investigates.
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GDP numbers 'encouraging' but not an easy road ahead, says Osborne - Telegraph

GDP numbers 'encouraging' but not an easy road ahead, says Osborne - Telegraph | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
The better-than-expected growth in the first quarter of the year is "encouraging", Chancellor George Osborne said today, but he warned of further difficult decisions as the economy's problems were confronted.
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An update: the latest figures are out with a small rise in GDP of 0.3%

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The Cost and Tax Implications of Redefining Marriage - Fox Business

The Cost and Tax Implications of Redefining Marriage - Fox Business | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
The Cost and Tax Implications of Redefining MarriageFox BusinessThe current divorce rate shows that marriage as an institution is collapsing, but recent court decisions are crumbling the definition as well.

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Biggest rise in unemployment claims for a year as Olympics effect fades

Biggest rise in unemployment claims for a year as Olympics effect fades | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
ONS says number of people claiming unemployment benefits rose by 10,100 in largest increase since September 2011
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UK heads for triple dip as GDP contracts 0.3pc - Telegraph

UK heads for triple dip as GDP contracts 0.3pc - Telegraph | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
The UK economy shrank by 0.3pc in the final three months of last year, raising the prospect of a triple dip recession, as Britain’s manufacturers suffered their worst year since the financial crisis.
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Unemployment benefits – how to claim benefits

Unemployment benefits – how to claim benefits | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
If you're unemployed then it's important that you claim all of the unemployment benefits you're entitled to. We explain how to claim benefits.
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Britain heads towards historic triple dip recession as economy shrinks 0.3%

Britain heads towards historic triple dip recession as economy shrinks 0.3% | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
Britain is tumbling towards a historic triple dip recession, official figures revealed today.
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UK set for triple-dip recession after economy slammed into reverse with 0.3% contraction at end of 2012

UK set for triple-dip recession after economy slammed into reverse with 0.3% contraction at end of 2012 | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
Official estimates today showed that gross domestic product shrank by 0.3 per cent in the final quarter of 2012 - a more serious contraction than economists had expected and a massive reversal from strong 0.9 per cent growth in the third quarter.
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Triple Dip Recession Looms As GDP Shrinks

Triple Dip Recession Looms As GDP Shrinks | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
Britain's recovery slammed into reverse at the end of last year after the economy contracted by a worse-than-expected 0.3%, official figures revealed today.
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Why do Recessions Happen? A Practical Guide to the Business Cycle - Forbes

Why do Recessions Happen?  A Practical Guide to the Business Cycle - Forbes | The Triple Dip | Scoop.it
Farmers have absolutely no control whatsoever over the rain, and yet it can be the single most decisive factor in the profitability of their crop. Entrepreneurs are similarly vulnerable to fluctuations in the economy.
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