Tag: recession

UK Recessions and Recoveries

Chart of the Week: Week 30, 2015: UK Recessions and Recoveries

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.

/ July 29, 2015
UK Recessions and Recoveries

Chart of the Week: Week 31, 2014: 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.

/ July 30, 2014
International Post-Recession Recovery

Chart of the Week: Week 18, 2014: International Post-Recession Recovery

A preliminary estimate of Q1 GDP released by the Office for National Statistics yesterday suggested quarter on quarter growth of around 0.8%.

/ April 30, 2014
Household Disposable Income

Chart of the Week: Week 44, 2013: Household Disposable Income

The Office for National Statistics November Economic Review pointed out this week that although we have begun to experience decent economic growth again, there has been very little growth in real household disposable income since the beginning of 2009.

/ October 30, 2013