September Scottish Economy Nowcasts

Stuart McIntyre & Grant Allan, Fraser of Allander Institute Once again this month, we’ve run our nowcasting model for the Scottish economy, discussed in more detail here, and produced updates to our estimates of economic growth in Scotland in Q2 and Q3 of 2017.

Latest Royal Bank of Scotland Scottish Business Monitor Results

Today we published our latest Scottish Business Monitor with the Royal Bank of Scotland. The results cover the 2nd quarter of 2017 and are therefore a helpful up-to-date indicator of economic trends in Scotland. Overall, the results suggest that the Scottish economy grew in the 3-months up to the end …

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Latest Fraser of Allander Nowcast for the Scottish economy

As highlighted in last week’s Fraser Commentary, GDP data for Scotland is published this week. This will give the first official estimate of economic growth in the 1st quarter (i.e. the first three months) of 2017. In the report we set out the latest results from our ‘nowcast’ modelling which …

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A summary of our latest Scottish Labour Market Trends report

We published the 3rd edition of our Labour Market Trends report today. In addition to the usual review of the headline trends in the labour market, this edition includes two in depth articles provided by the Scottish Centre for Employment Research. These articles focus on the increasing polarisation of training …

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GDP Nowcasts – April update!

Grant Allan & Stuart McIntyre http://www.nowcastingscotland.com  Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde Tomorrow (Wednesday 5th April) we will get official estimates of Scottish GDP growth in Q4 2016. These estimates, for the first time, are reaching us within 100 days of the end of the quarter they relate to.

March Nowcasts of the Scottish Economy

Grant Allan & Stuart McIntyre http://www.nowcastingscotland.com Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde The performance of the Scottish economy has been relatively fragile for some time now; growth has slowed since early 2015 and shows little sign of picking up. In this blog we provide the latest update from our …

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