February, 29 2016 by lsr team

Shweta Singh, senior economist at Lombard Street Research, discusses the new budget that caters to the rural sector of the economy. Click below to watch the full video on CNBC.

July, 14 2015 by lsr team

 ‘Britain deserves a pay rise and Britain is getting a pay rise’, George Osborne announced during his Budget speech on Wednesday. A key aspect of our outlook, which we discussed before the UK general election, was that wages would grow faster than assumed in March 2015 and so the cyclical improvement in the deficit was likely to be stronger. The OBR has now made this adjustment by upgrading its wage inflation forecast. With forecast changes augmenting tax-raising measures to the tune of around £4bn per year, the government chose to slow the pace...