Outlook and appraisal [August 1986]

James Love, Stephen Boyle, Paul Draper, Frank Harrigan, John Heeley, Iain Jenkins, Cliff Lockyer, Jim H Love, Peter McGregor, Iain McNicolI, David Simpson, Jim Walker, James Love (Editor)

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The results of the July Scottish Business Survey suggest that optimism about the general business climate improved for retailers but deteriorated for manufacturers , wholesalers and construction companies. Overall, the Survey suggests that activity remains constrained by a shortage of sales and orders and that there is fairly widespread spare capacity. Prospects for employment are reported to be poor.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-2
Number of pages2
JournalQuarterly Economic Commentary
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 1986


  • Fraser of Allander
  • Scottish economic activity
  • Scottish economic outlook


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