New regional GVA figures out by the @ONS today. Although these only run to 2017 they provide the latest picture of how growth has been shared (or not) across the country. Winners in 2017 were London, East, NW and Northern Ireland. Slow growing areas SW, Y&H and the SE.
After 5yr post-crisis squeeze, it appeared that relatively steady productivity growth had returned (albeit at a lower rate than we were used to pre-crisis). But things have stalled again over the last 3 months. Must hope that growth pick ups again once we have some Brexit clarity Retweeted by ResolutionFoundation