UK economy

The coalition government led by David Cameron has been criticised for sticking to a strategy of austerity even though the country was expected to suffer a triple dip recession in early 2013. It was also stripped of its prized AAA credit rating in February 2013.

Consumer confidence has helped the British economy grow 2.3 per cent year on year in the third quarter. Photo: Bloomberg

Can UK’s post-Brexit strong performance continue?

The British economy has performed far better than expected following the country’s vote to leave the European Union, thanks to consumer confidence, a falling pound and immediate policy action.

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