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The growth gamble

24 April 2009 By Ian Campbell

The UK economy contracted by 1.9% in the first quarter. That was worse than expected, and undermines the government s brand new growth forecast. Manufacturing, on which any recovery will depend, plummeted. The government s growth gamble keeps on looking riskier.

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