from Breakingviews:

UK’s strong GDP has a soft centre

July 25, 2014

By Ian Campbell

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

UK’s problem: it’s the best in Europe

January 26, 2012

By Ian Campbell

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Becalmed UK in danger of double dip

November 2, 2011

By Ian Campbell
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from MacroScope:

Economists vs the zero barrier

January 25, 2011

USA-FED/Anyone involved in financial markets on a day-to-day basis will be familiar with bits of jargon like “breaking the psychological barrier”, “passing key resistance levels,” and even “magic numbers”.

from Matt Falloon:

It’s snow joke

January 25, 2011

Snow or no snow, these GDP figures are a nightmare for the Conservative-Liberal Democrat coalition government and throw up the risk of a self-fulfilling spiral of gloom.

from The Great Debate UK:

Why is the UK still in recession when the U.S. isn’t?

November 3, 2009

Recent U.S.  gross domestic product data show the world's biggest economy emerged from recession in the third quarter, while in the UK data show that in the same period Britain's economy contracted.

Where is the economy headed?

August 22, 2008

bank.jpgBritain’s second-quarter GDP growth was precisely zero, reflecting the country’s weakest performance since the recession of the early 1990s.