economic history

Publication date: 13 Nov 2009 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Authors: Mitchell, J, Weale, M | External authors: Solomou, S. | JEL classification: N34, C82 | NIESR discussion paper number: 348
We derive monthly and quarterly series of UK GDP for the inter-war period from a set of indicators that were constructed at the time. We proceed to illustrate how the new data can contribute to our understanding of the economic history of the UK in the 1930s and have also used the series to draw...