Chart of the Week

UK Average Earnings Forecasts

Chart of the Week: Week 48, 2015: UK Average Earnings Forecasts

The Economic Research Council's fifth annual Clash of the Titans economic forecasting event was held on Wednesday 2nd December, where three economic experts gave their opinions on what will happen to the UK economy in 2016.

/ December 2, 2015
International R&D Spending

Chart of the Week: Week 47, 2015: International R and D Spending

Spending on research and development has been comparatively low in the UK for some time, but it has decreased since the financial crisis.

/ November 25, 2015
Core Inflation

Chart of the Week: Week 46, 2015: Core Inflation

October inflation figures from around the world have been released this week, and certainly among most of the advanced economies, headline inflation has remained at near-zero (it was 0.2% in the US, 0.1% in the Euro Area, and -0.1% in...

/ November 18, 2015
Regional Unemployment

Chart of the Week: Week 45, 2015: Regional Unemployment

After a brief stutter last quarter, the UK's headline unemployment rate continued to fall in the third quarter of the year, to 5.3% (the lowest it has been since the beginning of 2008, when it stayed at 5.2% for around...

/ November 11, 2015