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MSN UK: Revealed: Where the UK economy ranks in productivity

Slide 18 - According to the London School of Economics and Political Science, chronic underinvestment in capital and skills is largely to blame, with government (as opposed to private sector) inaction "particularly concerning". 

Other factors cited by experts include a lack of joined-up policies, Brexit-induced business obstacles, political instability, inconsistent educational outcomes, and an ever-widening skills gaps. 

Article makes reference to POID Special Report Cracking the Productivity Code: An international comparison of UK productivity by John Van Reenen and Xuyi Yang 

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