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Britain set for productivity boom, says IFB study

Productivity in the UK is set to rise by 10.7%, according to a study commissioned by the International Festival for Business (IFB 2016). Over the last five years the trend has seen slow productivity and disposable income growth – however economists at Oxford Economics, the economic forecasters, are predicting a dramatic turnaround with both indicators improving significantly from 2015 to 2020. Productivity will rise by a total of 10.7%, driving real personal disposable incomes to rise by a total of