26th January sees the release of the final quarter GDP estimates for 2016 by the Office of National Statistics, with the data expected to indicate continued momentum for economic growth post-Brexit.
Most indicators, official and unofficial, over the past half year had recorded a swift recovery in performance, and the Fourth Quarter GDP estimates is expected to confirm this trend.
Regional economic performance has also been strong and MEF will releasing its revised forecasts for 2017-2019 as part of this quarter’s Midlands Perspectives release.
To discuss the latest information on the performance of the British and regional economy, we would like to invite you to listen to our panel discussion.
13.00 Registration and buffet lunch
13.30 Welcome & Introduction
- Professor Julian Beer, Deputy Vice Chancellor, BCU
13.35 Panel Discussion
- Ed Palmer, Deputy Chief Economist, Office of National Statistics
- Tim Moore, Senior Economist, IHS Markit
- Rebecca Jones, Economist, MEF
14.30 Networking & Close
We look forward to seeing you there.