The European Commission has tempered expectations and pointed out that the index itself remains at an overall high level and other indicators, such as industrial capacity utilisation, remain well above their average level over….
This week marks the fifth anniversary of the Economic Research Council’s Chart of the Week.
Spending on research and development has been comparatively low in the UK for some time, but it has decreased since the financial crisis.
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.
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.
UK public sector finances were released yesterday, showing that the deficit so far this financial year is higher than last year.