Tag: global

International Post-Recession Recovery

Chart of the Week: Week 43, 2015: International Post-Recession Recovery

Preliminary figures released by the Office for National Statistics yesterday suggested that UK GDP growth in the third quarter of the year was 0.5% - lower than the previous quarter's growth rate of 0.7%, and the consensus forecast of 0.6%.

/ October 28, 2015
International Comparison of Productivity

Chart of the Week: Week 38, 2015: International Comparison of Productivity

At the end of last week, the Office for National Statistics released their annual international comparison of productivity for 2014, and it showed that although the UK's productivity increased very slightly, our relative position within the G7 worsened to the...

/ September 23, 2015
Global Stock Markets

Chart of the Week: Week 34, 2015: Global Stock Markets

Since our chart on Chinese exchange rates last week, the global economic press has shifted focus from the currency to the stock markets.

/ August 26, 2015
Inclusive Wealth Index

Chart of the Week: Week 50, 2014: Inclusive Wealth Index

This week two departments of the UN released a joint report which put forward a new way of measuring a nation's wealth.

/ December 10, 2014