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27 February 2017 Will the Surge in Equity Prices Support Consumption?

By Samuel Tombs

Last week's GDP figures illustrated that the economy is extremely vulnerable to a slowdown in households' spending. Our chart of the week, on page three, shows that consumers were alone in making a significant positive contribution to GDP growth last year.

Posted: 26th Feb 2017 in 'U.K. Documents'

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