Chris Dillow 

Next week's economics: 17-21 July

Chris Dillow

Chris Dillow
Next week's economics: 17-21 July

What’s happening to high street spending? We’ll get a clue in official retail sales figures on Thursday. These have recently been volatile, but they might show a recovery in June after falling in May. This would imply growth of over 1 per cent in the second quarter, although it would still leave sales well below October’s peak.

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