Unit 2 Macro: UK and International Economy
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LSE Growth Commission - LSE Growth Commission - units - Research and expertise - Home

LSE Growth Commission - LSE Growth Commission - units - Research and expertise - Home | Unit 2 Macro: UK and International Economy | Scoop.it
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There is a very interesting report about the decisions the UK must make to ensure future growth linked to this page. You can read about the aims of the LSE Growth Commission on this page and then read the report by clicking on the link.

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HS2 cost and benefit debate not over

HS2 cost and benefit debate not over | Unit 2 Macro: UK and International Economy | Scoop.it
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This is a more detailed cost-benefit analysis of HS2.

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Nissan Sunderland plant expansion begins

Nissan Sunderland plant expansion begins | Unit 2 Macro: UK and International Economy | Scoop.it
£250million investment to expand Nissan’s Sunderland plant, ready for Infiniti Q30 production
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A great example of investment. This is adding to the circular flow of the UK economy by providing an injection.

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'Major investment' for town precinct

'Major investment' for town precinct | Unit 2 Macro: UK and International Economy | Scoop.it
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This is a more localised example of investment. This fiscal stimulus could have a major knock-on effect through the multiplier effect.

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Debate: Is HS2 high speed rail link a waste of taxpayers' money?

Debate: Is HS2 high speed rail link a waste of taxpayers' money? | Unit 2 Macro: UK and International Economy | Scoop.it
What's going on?Details of the next phase of the controversial HS2 high-speed rail link have been unveiled in a move Prime Minister David Cameron said would boost Britain's stagnant economy.Today's an...
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Here is an interesting summary of the debate over the HS2 investment.

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Jaguar to create 1,700 new jobs

Jaguar to create 1,700 new jobs | Unit 2 Macro: UK and International Economy | Scoop.it
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This is a great example of fiscal stimulus in the UK. The multiplier effect is definitely at work here.

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