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Next week's economics: 15-19 July

Chris Dillow

Chris Dillow
Next week's economics: 15-19 July

Next week’s numbers will highlight an ongoing paradox about the UK economy. On the one hand, Tuesday’s numbers could show another drop in unemployment to under 1.3m, taking the jobless rate down to a 45-year low. But, on the other hand, they could show that annual wage inflation has fallen so far this year, from 3.5 per cent in December to around 3.2 per cent.

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