governance

Publication date: 10 May 2016 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Theme: Exiting the EU & Britain after Brexit | Authors: Armstrong, A | JEL classification: E52, E58, F33, F36, G00, G01 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 236 | Pages: 31-38 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
This paper examines whether EU membership enhances or diminishes the UK’s financial sector stability, and therefore its prominence in global finance. The UK is host to the largest share of financial services in the EU, despite being outside of the Eurozone. An important reason is that, as a member...
Publication date: 5 Aug 2015 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Theme: Britain & Finance | External authors: O'Brien, Dr Peter, Pike, Professor Andy | JEL classification: H70, O18, O10, O20, R51, R58 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review No. 233 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
Abstract: As a longstanding and integral element of the capital stock in the economy, the critical importance of infrastructure to productivity and output growth has been accentuated in the context of globalisation, technological advances and shifting social demands. The global financial crisis and...