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Deloitte reaction to UK unemployment figures

18 February 2020

Debapratim De, UK economist at Deloitte, comments on today’s unemployment figures:

“The UK labour market continues to defy the recent slowdown in economic activity. With employment growth exceeding expectations and vacancies rising for the first time in a year, the jobs market appears more resilient than many expected. The continued rise in real wages should also boost consumer spending power.”


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