Midlands Perspectives April Issue

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April 28th will see the release of the first quarter GDP estimates for 2017 by the Office of National Statistics (ONS). With recent PMI data indicating some softening of output performance, the data will give an indication of whether the immediate post-Brexit growth trajectory is sustainable.

Furthermore, PMI data continues to highlight the strength of regional output performance and we will being discussing how the ONS is developing its regional economic data series and provide the background analysis behind our latest quarterly forecasts for the region.

To discuss this latest analysis, on the performance of the British and regional economy, we would like to invite you participate in the discussion, following comments from our Panel.

The agenda is as follows:

1200 Registration & Light Buffet

1225 Welcome & Introduction

1230 Panel Presentation & Discussion

Richard Prothero, Head of Regional Data, ONS

Tim Moore, Senior Economist, IHS Markit

David Hearne, Economist, MEF

1315 Q&A

1345 Networking

1400 Close

For further information please contact [email protected] or 07738 324 517.

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