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Review of the quarter's economic trends [August 1982]

Fraser, N and Bell, D and Jowett, A and McGilvray, J and Moar, L and O'Donnell, N and Simpson, D and Tait, E and Walker, J and Wingfield, A (1982) Review of the quarter's economic trends [August 1982]. Quarterly Economic Commentary, 8 (1). pp. 1-6. ISSN 0306-7866

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While the world economy has slowed down dramatically, the UK economy seems becalmed. Although industrial production fell in July at least GDP is not declining as it did during 1980 and 1981. However as yet there are no strong indications of a revival in economic activity.