Tag: Germany

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
European Government Bonds

Chart of the Week: Week 20, 2015: European Government Bonds

There have been some interesting movements in the European government bond markets over the past 6 months, ranging from incredible negative yields on 10 year Swiss bonds through to almost 14% yields on Greek bonds.

/ May 20, 2015
IMF Growth Forecasts

Chart of the Week: Week 15, 2015: IMF Growth Forecasts

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) release their twice yearly World Economic Outlook report in April, and it contains a great deal of data and forecasts.

/ April 15, 2015
Full Employment

Chart of the Week: Week 3, 2015: Full Employment

David Cameron set out his aims for "full employment" this week, defining it as having a higher employment rate than other developed economies.

/ January 21, 2015