Pantheon Macroeconomics - The Q1 GDP figures, released on Wednesday, likely will show that the quarter-on-quarter decline in economic activity eclipsed the biggest decline in the
2008-to-09 recession--2.1% in Q4 2008--even though the U.K. went into lockdown towards the very end of the quarter.

U.K. | 12 May 2020 Brace for a GDP Drop of About 2.5% in Q1, Despite the Late Lockdown
The Q1 GDP figures, released on Wednesday, likely will show that the quarter-on-quarter decline in economic activity eclipsed the biggest decline in the 2008-to-09 recession--2.1% in Q4 2008--even though the U.K. went into lockdown towards the very end of the quarter.

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12 May 2020 Brace for a GDP Drop of About 2.5% in Q1, Despite the Late Lockdown

By Samuel Tombs

The Q1 GDP figures, released on Wednesday, likely will show that the quarter-on-quarter decline in economic activity eclipsed the biggest decline in the 2008-to-09 recession--2.1% in Q4 2008--even though the U.K. went into lockdown towards the very end of the quarter.

Posted: 11th May 2020 in 'U.K.'

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