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Next year may be the ‘year of salvation’ for the economy, head of economics at RBS, Stephen Boyle speculated, but businesses should expect slow growth rather than the rapid acceleration seen af

The heading of this article sounds like a contradiction in terms but there is every chance that the summer of 2012 will prove this statement to be true.

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The economy has fallen back into recession after GDP contracted 0.2% in the first quarter of the year, according to the latest

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The UK’s top finance chiefs now believe the UK will fall back into recession this year, according to a new

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This month is the 25th anniversary of The Economist’s Big Mac index of purchasing power.  Formal Purchasing Power Parity indices measure the cost of a basket of goods, but The Economis

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