Centre for Economics and Business Research

Latest stories

5h
express
Boost for British families as households now have £202 a week in spare cashnow have an average £202 spare cash after essentials have been paid for, found
Boost for British families as households now have £202 a week in spare cash
express / Posted 5 hours ago
now have an average £202 spare cash after essentials have been paid for, found Asda's income tracker index compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr). But there is huge disparity between the disposable income of richer and... Read more
5d
Reuters
UK consumers recover some confidence after Brexit vote hit: surveypunctures the arguments of those who predicted immediate economic Armageddon fo
UK consumers recover some confidence after Brexit vote hit: survey
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
punctures the arguments of those who predicted immediate economic Armageddon following a Brexit vote," Scott Corfe, Centre for Economics and Business Research director, said. "However, this could easily change next year as the weakness of... Read more
22 related stories
6d
Daily Star
Brexit Britain is booming but Germany in 'summer slump'Farage when after he tells them he wouldn't vote for Hillary Clinton if they pa
Brexit Britain is booming but Germany in 'summer slump'
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
Farage when after he tells them he wouldn't vote for Hillary Clinton if they paid him. Scott Corfe, director of the UK Centre for Economics and Business Research, said: “This month’s improvement in consumer confidence follows positive news from... Read more
6d
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process ‘from beginning to end’ - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain’s shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process ‘from beginning to end’ - report
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain’s shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Croydon Guardian
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Croydon Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Hampshire Chronicle
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
This is Oxfordshire
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Lancashire Telegraph
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
The News and Star
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Northern Echo
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportThe study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), f
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms faced a two month wait for new brick orders last year. There are also concerns that Britain's vote to... Read more
21 related stories
6d
West Moreland Gazette
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Kingston Guardian
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Kingston Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Oxford Mail
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Streatham Guardian
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Streatham Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Bury Times
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Bury Times / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Gazette
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
guardian-series
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Harrow Times
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
This is West Country
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Gazette News
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Bolton News
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
Wandsworth Guardian
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
6d
North-West Evening Mail
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - reportbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
Brick shortage holding up housebuilding process 'from beginning to end' - report
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
21 related stories
7d
RTE News
UK mortgage approvals slump post-Brexitbillion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall o
UK mortgage approvals slump post-Brexit
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
billion bricks - the equivalent to 740 Big Bens - to plug Britain's shortfall of 264,000 homes. The study, compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), found that more than 60% of small and medium-sized construction firms... Read more
23 related stories
12d
News.com.au
Dealing with the Brexit falloutworth up to £170 billion ($A285 billion) to ward off a recession following the
Dealing with the Brexit fallout
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
worth up to £170 billion ($A285 billion) to ward off a recession following the Brexit vote. Scott Corfe, director of the Centre for Economics and Business Research, says consumers should brace themselves for a further rise in the cost of living... Read more
15d
heraldscotland
Increasing cost of motor fuels and second-hand cars drive inflationGovernment bond purchases next year once the current £60 billion tranche has be
Increasing cost of motor fuels and second-hand cars drive inflation
heraldscotland / Posted 15 days ago
Government bond purchases next year once the current £60 billion tranche has been completed." Scott Corfe, director of the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR), said consumers should brace themselves for a rise in the cost of living in... Read more
27 related stories
17d
Scotsman
Zero tolerance: Britain’s gamble with rock bottom ratesthe decision to cut interest rates isn’t necessarily going to feed through,” sa
Zero tolerance: Britain’s gamble with rock bottom rates
Scotsman / Posted 17 days ago
the decision to cut interest rates isn’t necessarily going to feed through,” said Sam Alderson, an economist with the CEBR (Centre for Economics and Business Research), who predicts a further cut to 0.1 per cent later this year and believes there is... Read more
27d
Money Marketing Online
‘BoE can’t do all the heavy lifting’: Pressure mounts on Chancellor to act on economyThe Centre for Economics and Business Research has challenged Chancellor Philip
‘BoE can’t do all the heavy lifting’: Pressure mounts on Chancellor to act on economy
Money Marketing Online / Posted 27 days ago
The Centre for Economics and Business Research has challenged Chancellor Philip Hammond to act faster on the economy following the Bank of England’s stimulus measures announced earlier today. The Bank of England has supported the widely expected... Read more
29d
Business Wire
Strayer@Work Skills Index Identifies the Skills that can Fast-Track a Job Offer in Key U.S. IndustriesIndex gives a view of specific skills gaps in key U.S. industries. For example:
Strayer@Work Skills Index Identifies the Skills that can Fast-Track a Job Offer in Key U.S. Industries
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
Index gives a view of specific skills gaps in key U.S. industries. For example: “According to a study compiled by the Centre for Economics and Business Research, unfilled jobs cost the U.S. economy $160 billion each year. By determining... Read more
29d
The Courier Mail
Latest developments in Brexit aftermathabout what it means. Consumer confidence plunged in July to its lowest level in
Latest developments in Brexit aftermath
The Courier Mail / Posted 29 days ago
about what it means. Consumer confidence plunged in July to its lowest level in three years, according to a YouGov and Centre for Economics and Business Research survey. Contributors to a RICS construction survey also predict a one per cent... Read more
29d
BBC News
Councils must resume house building role, says LGAthe genuine affordable homes our communities desperately need now more than eve
Councils must resume house building role, says LGA
BBC News / Posted 29 days ago
the genuine affordable homes our communities desperately need now more than ever," Mr Box said. A separate report from the Centre for Economics and Business Research suggests that "tremors" from the vote to leave the EU will not prevent the average... Read more
30d
EveningTimes Online
Glasgow to see huge increase in demand for electricity and gasGlasgow is expected to see the fifth highest demand for domestic electricity, a
Glasgow to see huge increase in demand for electricity and gas
EveningTimes Online / Posted 30 days ago
Glasgow is expected to see the fifth highest demand for domestic electricity, alongside Manchester and Leeds, says the Centre for Economics and Business Research. Domestic electricity use will see the biggest increase in demand, forecast to rise by... Read more
30d
International Business Times
Planning approvals for new homes fall sharply in London 23 June referendum in which the UK voted for Brexit. London's housing market is
Planning approvals for new homes fall sharply in London
International Business Times / Posted 30 days ago
23 June referendum in which the UK voted for Brexit. London's housing market is expected to be hit hardest by the uncertainty. The Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR), a consultancy, forecasts London house prices to drop by 5.6% in 20... Read more
m
The China Post
Eurozone growth halves in Q2in economic growth, together with the downward revisions in expectations for th
Eurozone growth halves in Q2
The China Post / Posted 1 months ago
in economic growth, together with the downward revisions in expectations for the outlook are setting the scene for more stimulus measures," said Danae Kyriakopoulou, managing economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research i... Read more
11 related stories
m
CTV News
Eurozone likely to see another stimulus as growth halvesfor the outlook are setting the scene for more stimulus measures," said Danae K
Eurozone likely to see another stimulus as growth halves
CTV News / Posted 1 months ago
for the outlook are setting the scene for more stimulus measures," said Danae Kyriakopoulou, managing economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research in London. Kyriakopoulou estimates that the ECB will more likely expand its... Read more
11 related stories
m
Times of Malta
Brexit shockwaves hit UK consumers106.6 in July – matching its biggest fall in six years and hitting its lowest l
Brexit shockwaves hit UK consumers
Times of Malta / Posted 1 months ago
106.6 in July – matching its biggest fall in six years and hitting its lowest level since 2013, polling firm YouGov and the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) said. “The public is still absorbing the EU referendum result but it is... Read more
16 related stories
m
International Business Times
New home registrations in London tumbled ahead of the EU referendum, says NHBC the UK voted for Brexit. London's housing market is expected to be hit hardest
New home registrations in London tumbled ahead of the EU referendum, says NHBC
International Business Times / Posted 1 months ago
the UK voted for Brexit. London's housing market is expected to be hit hardest by the uncertainty surrounding Brexit. The Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR), a consultancy, forecasts London house prices to drop by 5.6% in 2017. But... Read more
m
Stamford Advocate
Initial Brexit shock is hurting U.K., sparing rest of Europebegin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2
Initial Brexit shock is hurting U.K., sparing rest of Europe
Stamford Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
begin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2015,” said Sam Alderson, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research. As such, the consultancy expects economic momentum to slide in 2017, with annual... Read more
11 related stories
m
Connecticut Post
Initial Brexit shock is hurting U.K., sparing rest of Europebegin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2
Initial Brexit shock is hurting U.K., sparing rest of Europe
Connecticut Post / Posted 1 months ago
begin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2015,” said Sam Alderson, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research. As such, the consultancy expects economic momentum to slide in 2017, with annual... Read more
11 related stories
m
Darien News-Review
Initial Brexit shock is hurting U.K., sparing rest of Europebegin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2
Initial Brexit shock is hurting U.K., sparing rest of Europe
Darien News-Review / Posted 1 months ago
begin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2015,” said Sam Alderson, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research. As such, the consultancy expects economic momentum to slide in 2017, with annual... Read more
11 related stories
m
Calcutta News
Eurozone almost unaffected by Brexit shock vote although Britain consumer confidence rattledBritish economic growth in the second half of the year that is expected to drag
Eurozone almost unaffected by Brexit shock vote although Britain consumer confidence rattled
Calcutta News / Posted 1 months ago
British economic growth in the second half of the year that is expected to drag into 2017. Sam Alderson, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research said, “Whilst the weaker pound and the return of some of the business investment... Read more
11 related stories
m
Silicon Valley
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK -- but sparing eurozonebegin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK -- but sparing eurozone
Silicon Valley / Posted 1 months ago
begin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2015," said Sam Alderson, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research. As such, the consultancy expects economic momentum to slide in 2017, with annual... Read more
11 related stories
m
CTV News
Initial Brexit shock is hurting U.K. - but sparing eurozonebegin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2
Initial Brexit shock is hurting U.K. - but sparing eurozone
CTV News / Posted 1 months ago
begin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2015," said Sam Alderson, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research. As such, the consultancy expects economic momentum to slide in 2017, with annual... Read more
11 related stories
m
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK but sparing eurozonebegin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK but sparing eurozone
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 1 months ago
begin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2015," said Sam Alderson, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research. As such, the consultancy expects economic momentum to slide in 2017, with annual... Read more
11 related stories
m
Hawaii News Now
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK but sparing eurozonebegin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK but sparing eurozone
Hawaii News Now / Posted 1 months ago
begin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2015," said Sam Alderson, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research. As such, the consultancy expects economic momentum to slide in 2017, with annual... Read more
11 related stories
m
Salon.com
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK _ but sparing eurozonebegin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK _ but sparing eurozone
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
begin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2015,” said Sam Alderson, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research. As such, the consultancy expects economic momentum to slide in 2017, with annual... Read more
11 related stories
m
Daily Telegraph
Myer looks to the futurein July — matching a fall seen in October 2014 — to touch its lowest level in t
Myer looks to the future
Daily Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
in July — matching a fall seen in October 2014 — to touch its lowest level in three years, polling firm YouGov and the Centre for Economics and Business Research said. Another survey by the British Retail Consortium showed 93 per cent of... Read more
4 related stories
m
WECT 6 Wilmington
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK _ but sparing eurozonebegin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK _ but sparing eurozone
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 1 months ago
begin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2015," said Sam Alderson, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research. As such, the consultancy expects economic momentum to slide in 2017, with annual... Read more
11 related stories
m
WBOC Salisbury
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK _ but sparing eurozonebegin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2
Initial Brexit shock is hurting UK _ but sparing eurozone
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 1 months ago
begin to weigh on the growth in consumer spending seen since the beginning of 2015," said Sam Alderson, economist at the Centre for Economics and Business Research. As such, the consultancy expects economic momentum to slide in 2017, with annual... Read more
11 related stories
More

People in this news