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Deloitte's chief economist comments on today's GDP figures

11 March 2020

Commenting on the latest GDP figures, Ian Stewart, chief economist at Deloitte, said:

“The post-election rebound in activity failed to materialise in January. It’s a disappointing start to the year ahead of the inevitable knock to growth from Coronavirus.”

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