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Authorship and acknowledgements
This report has been produced by Cebr, an independent economics and business research consultancy established in 1992. Cebr
was founded by Professor Douglas McWilliams, the former Chief Economic Adviser of the CBI and Chief Economist at IBM UK.
Cebr delivers microeconomic analysis and forecasts to a wide array of retained private and public sector clients, and provides
bespoke economic impact analysis of different policies and regulations at whole economy, sector and individual company levels.
The report was authored by Nina Skero, Cebr Economist and Head of Macroeconomics, Scott Corfe. The views expressed herein
are those of the authors only and are based upon independent research by them.
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