Economics Update

Date: Tuesday 13th November 2018
Time: 08:00 AM - 09:30 AM
Location: Barclays, 3 Hardman Street, Spinningfields, M3 3AX
Cost: £0 . Members only
Categories:
Economics Briefings

Can Britain become an exporting superpower?

Trade Secretary Liam Fox has unveiled a plan to boost Britain’s exports to 35% of GDP. Britain can become a 21st Century Exporting Superpower if only businesses would export more. We’ll 400,000 businesses to be precise. We ask … Is this realistic?

Dr John Ashcroft returns with his quarterly briefing on the UK and world economy. He'll be looking at growth, employment and inflation plus taking a look at survey data and what this all means for Greater Manchester, the UK and globally.

About the Speakers:

John Ashcroft Economist - The Saturday Economist

John Ashcroft is the author of The Saturday Economist, a weekly update on the UK and world economy. Educated at the London School of Economics, London Business School and with a PhD in Economics from Manchester Metropolitan University, John is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a companion of the British Institute of Management and a member of the Society of Business Economists. John was chief executive of pro-manchester for nine years.

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For any further enquires about this event, contact katherine.barr@pro-manchester.co.uk