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Next week's economics: 4 - 8 March

Chris Dillow

Chris Dillow
Next week's economics: 4 - 8 March

UK growth has slowed to almost a standstill, next week’s numbers might show. On Monday, purchasing managers could report the weakest growth in the construction sector since last March, when the 'Beast from the East' halted building work. And the following day they could report almost no growth in the services sector. It’s possible, in fact, that both surveys could show falling activity.

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