National Institute Economic Review: July 2003

Pub. Date
30 June, 2003

Issue 185: July 2003

(<a href="pdf185.PDF">view summaries of the following articles</a>)

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<li>The world economy

<li>The UK economy

<li>Benchmarks and targets under the SGP. Evaluating safe deficit targets using NiGEM, by Ray Barrell and Ian Hurst (NIESR)

<li>Annualised hours contracts: the way forward in labour market flexibility?, by David N.F. Bell and Robert A. Hart (University of Sterling)

<li>The domestic perfomance of UK multinational firms, by Sourafel Girma (Univesity of Leicester)

<li>Foreign ownership, microelectronic technology and skills: evidence for British establishments, by Dirk Willem te Velde (Overseas Development Institute)

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