Besley, Timothy and Van Reenen, John (2013) Investing in UK prosperity: skills, infrastructure and innovation can get us out of the current stasis. British Politics and Policy at LSE (31 Jan 2013) Blog Entry.
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The latest GDP figures confirm that the UK economy has essentially been flat-lining for the five years since the financial crisis began. The UK’s inability to achieve sustainable growth is rooted in longer-term problems arising from a failure to invest, notably in skills, infrastructure and innovation. Timothy Besley and John Van Reenen, co-chairs of the London School of Economics Growth Commission, which publishes its final report today, propose an integrated set of solutions.
|Item Type:||Website (Blog Entry)|
|Additional Information:||© 2013 The Authors|
|Library of Congress subject classification:||H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
|Sets:||Departments > Economics
Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Research centres and groups > Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
|Date Deposited:||08 Feb 2013 13:20|
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