Professor Colin Bamford is an Emeritus Professor in the Department of Logistics, Operations, Hospitality and Marketing. Here he talks about the recent BBC News story which says UK inflation has reached its highest peak since June 2014 and asks do we really need to be concerned?
Brendan Evans is a Professor of Politics at the University of Huddersfield. Here, he comments on the post Brexit economy and what scenarios could lay in store for England over the next year.
Economics expert Kevin Rowles comments on the confident assessment given from the Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson about Britain after Brexit and says he may be an optimist but this doesn’t necessarily mean he’s going to be proved right.
Dr Gareth Downing is a Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of Huddersfield. Here, he talks about the G7 summit taking place in Japan and how the leaders of the world’s most seven major advanced countries, could learn a thing or two from the summit’s host. He goes on to say how the Japanese
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Economics expert Kevin Rowles comments on the state of the UK economy after the Office for National Statistics issued data which shows the UK trade deficit for the first quarter is now at its biggest since 2008. Is this yet more evidence of the weight of global economic weakness on the UK?