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Outlook and appraisal [March 1994]

McFarland, Mark and Anthony, Myrvin and Armstrong, Lorraine and Ashcroft, Brian and Draper, Paul and Dunlop, Stewart and Le Tissier, Sarah and Love, Jim and Low, Kenneth and Lockyer, Cliff and Malloy, Eleanor and McGregor, Peter and McNicoll, Iain and McRory, Eric and Reid, Clare and Stevens, Jim and Swales, Kim, Fraser of Allander Institute (1994) Outlook and appraisal [March 1994]. Quarterly Economic Commentary, 19 (3). i-iv. ISSN 0306-7866

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Abstract

The United Kingdom economy grew by 2% in 1993. The Scottish performance was less prolific and the effects of the 1993 budgets will continue to depress growth in 1994 and 1995.