Ian Stewart

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Monday, 6 April 2020

Some (almost) knowns

A personal view from Ian Stewart, Deloitte’s Chief Economist in the UK. The global financial crisis of 2008-09 ended a …

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Monday, 30 March 2020

Economic impact of coronavirus crisis is unparalleled in modern times

A personal view from Ian Stewart, Deloitte’s Chief Economist in the UK. The speed and scale of the economic downturn …

By Ian Stewart



Monday, 23 March 2020

Welcome to the next age of Big Government

The economic policy response to Covid-19 is starting to catch up with the escalating scale of the crisis. It is …

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Monday, 16 March 2020

Governments need to bring out the big bazooka to ease the economy through coronavirus crisis

A personal view from Ian Stewart, Deloitte’s Chief Economist in the UK.  It’s clear that the Covid-19 pandemic will cause …

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Monday, 9 March 2020

Don’t panic – good policy can stop a coronavirus recession

A personal view from Ian Stewart, Deloitte’s Chief Economist in the UK. The spread of Covid-19 represents a serious threat …

By Ian Stewart



Monday, 2 March 2020

Coronavirus: governments preparing extraordinary measures to combat economic shock

Last week equity markets concluded that the spread of coronavirus has major implications for economic growth and corporate profits. Last …

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Monday, 24 February 2020

Are house prices about to surge again?

Spring seems to have come early for the UK housing market. The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors’ survey reported a …

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Monday, 17 February 2020

Will the employment miracle continue?

One of the surprises of recent years has been the way in which, despite disappointing growth, unemployment has continued to …

By Ian Stewart



Monday, 10 February 2020

Coronavirus: What will be the global economic impact?

A personal view from Ian Stewart, Deloitte’s Chief Economist in the UK Coronavirus has quickly emerged as a risk to …

By Ian Stewart