Tag: UK

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
Damon de Laszlo

October 2013

The light at the end of this particular tunnel is the hope that our political classes will get the message that less legislation, less pandering to vested interests and more concentration on balanced budgets might be politically popular. Always looking...

/ October 14, 2013
Profitability of UK Companies

Chart of the Week: Week 41, 2013: Profitability of UK Companies

There has been quite a contrast in profitability in the services and manufacturing sectors recently, with the services sector at a four year high, while the manufacturing sector is at a ten year low.

/ October 9, 2013
Damon de Laszlo

June 2013

The wild card in the world economy is Europe. One can be more sanguine about China as they have huge resource in both financial and, more importantly, senior government intellectual competence. The greatest worry for the rest of the year,...

/ June 28, 2013