ERC Chart of Week:UK Recessions and Recoveries

UK Recessions and Recoveries   Summary: The preliminary GDP growth figures for the second quarter of the year, released yesterday, showed a recovery from the disappointing growth of the first quarter. It was widely reported that the UK had now recovered to pre-crisis GDP per capita levels, but that assumes an unlikely low population growth […]

ERC- Chart of the Week- UK Recessions and Recoveries

Summary: UK Recessions and Recoveries: The preliminary estimate of GDP growth for the second quarter of 2014, released at the end of last week, suggested that the UK economy has finally overtaken the previous peak of output before the recession in 2008. This has set a new record for longest recovery post-recession.     What does […]