Review of Scottish business surveys [June 2013]

Lockyer, Cliff and Malloy, Eleanor (2013) Review of Scottish business surveys [June 2013]. Fraser of Allander Economic Commentary, 37 (1). pp. 34-37. ISSN 2046-5378

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Overall demand remains weak and a number of Q1 surveys took the view that the Scottish economy was stagnating and bumping along the bottom of the recession, however May [2013] survey data indicated that there was more of an emerging sense of a recovery and that that the worst of the recession is over, but that the recovery will be slow.