All posts by Aimée Allam

Employment by Age Group

Chart of the Week: Week 16, 2014: Employment by Age Group

Data released today show that UK employment continued to increase, with the unemployment rate down to 6.9%.

/ April 16, 2014
UK Trade

Chart of the Week: Week 15, 2014: UK Trade

This morning, official trade statistics were released for 2013, which included details on the top import and export markets for the UK, and what commodities are traded. 

/ April 9, 2014
Cost of Essentials

Chart of the Week: Week 14, 2014: Cost of Essentials

After last week's chart on wages compared to inflation, we received plenty of correspondence asking whether CPI is the best measure for the cost of living.

/ April 2, 2014
Damon de Laszlo

March 2014

With spring in the air, we should be seeing economies improve, albeit at different rates. It is certainly likely that those in work and businesses will put the foot on the accelerator.....

/ March 28, 2014