Pages

58 pages

Published

July 2018

Update frequency

Quarterly

Format

PDF, Horizontal, Screen friendly

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Comprehensive View On The Economy

Part of the country’s economic profile, economic structure section gives readers useful views to understand what matters to the UK economy.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the size of the UK economy in relation to world’s major economies?
  • What is the size of UK population?
  • What is the demographic structure of UK? Is it favourable for economic growth?
  • How has the structure of UK GDP changed over the years?
  • How much does the UK economy rely on external trade?
  • What are the key regions for the UK economy?
  • How does economic freedom in the UK compare to others?

Part of the country’s economic profile, this section explores UK competitiveness in the global level. It also covers the country’s attractiveness to foreign direct investment.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • Which stage of economic development is the UK economy in?
  • How is the average wage in UK compared to others in the region?
  • How has the labour productivity in UK changed over the years and in relation with comparable countries?
  • How competitive is UK?
  • How are UK competitive factors compared to those of other countries?
  • Is it easy to do business in UK?
  • How good is UK in attracting Foreign Direct Investment?
  • What are most problematic factors in doing business in UK?

Part of the country’s economic profile, this section explores UK economic development, average income and its distribution, poverty as well as other development indicators.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the level of income for an average person in UK?
  • Is unemployment a problem in UK?
  • How is income distributed in UK and how does it compare to others?
  • What is the current level of human development in UK?
  • How has quality of life in UK changed over the years?

Part of the country’s economic outlook, this section explores UK recent economic growth, its key drivers and well as the growth outlook for the coming years.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What has been the growth rate of UK economy over the past 10 years and how does it compare with others?
  • What were the key growth drivers for the UK economy in the last year?
  • What were the source of growth for UK economy in the last 5 quarters?
  • What is the growth outlook for UK economy over the next 3 years and how does it compare with others?
  • How has the growth outlook for UK changed over the past few months?

Part of the country’s economic outlook, this section explores UK macro-economic risks, including inflation, financial sector, budget deficit as well as balance of payment and exchange rate.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the risk of inflation in UK and how does it compare with others?
  • How healthy is the UK banking sector?
  • What is the fiscal risk in UK? What is the likelihood of raising tax?
  • What is the balance of payment risk for UK?
  • How good is the country in getting foreign exchange by the mean of commerce?
  • What is the FX risk? How has the GBP performed compared to other currencies?

From IMF’s World Economic Outlook Report April 2018.

  • GDP growth
  • Inflation
  • Population
  • Unemployment rate
  • Government budget and debt
  • Current account

Detailed rankings and scores for UK and comparable economies.

  • Starting a business
  • Dealing with construction permits
  • Getting electricity
  • Registering property
  • Getting credit
  • Protecting Minority Investors
  • Paying taxes
  • Trading across borders
  • Enforcing contracts
  • Resolving Insolvency

 

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