FINANCIAL TIMES: Low skills and poor infrastructure blamed for UK productivity gap

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Release date: 4/9/2017

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Chancellor Philip Hammond has said that boosting productivity in the north of England is “at the very heart” of the UK government’s economic ambitions as it gets ready for Brexit.

Media coverage

TitleLow skills and poor infrastructure blamed for UK productivity gap
Media name / outletFInancial Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date4/09/17
DescriptionChancellor Philip Hammond has said that boosting productivity in the north of England is “at the very heart” of the UK government’s economic ambitions as it gets ready for Brexit.
URLhttps://www.ft.com/content/b53933c0-8e23-11e7-9084-d0c17942ba93
PersonsDiane Coyle

Keywords

  • skills, productivity, North-South divide, Northern Powerhouse, economics