UK growth slumped to just 0.3% in the first quarter of the year, the slowest since 2012, as the construction sector disappointed.
The Office for National Statistics' (ONS) initial estimate of Q1 UK GDP , encompassing 40% of the relevant data, found growth halved to 0.3% from 0.6% in Q4, well below the level of 0.5% forecast by analysts....
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It is perhaps inherently difficult to find an agreed definition of value for money, but some methodologies could act as a stopgap, argues Jonathan Stapleton.