The Scottish economy [June 1991]

Love, Jim and Ashcroft, Brian and Brooks, Richard and Dourmashkin, Neil and Draper, Paul and Dunlop, Stewart and Lockyer, Cliff and Malloy, Eleanor and Monaghan, Claire and McGregor, Peter and McNicoll, Iain and McRory, Eric and Perman, Roger and Swales, Kim (1991) The Scottish economy [June 1991]. Quarterly Economic Commentary, 16 (4). pp. 10-52. ISSN 0306-7866

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    In this Quarterly Economic Commentary this section will concentrate solely on the Scottish Chambers Business Survey (SCBS) due to difficulties in obtaining information from the CBI. The SCBS is now the largest, most comprehensive regular Survey of the Scottish economy. The summarised below results refer to the first quarter of 1991 for six major sectors of the economy ie. manufacturing, construction, retail and wholesale distribution, financial institutions, tourism and leisure and oil. 4000 companies from Aberdeen, Central, Dundee, Edinburgh, Fife and Glasgow Chambers of Commerce are surveyed each quarter.