• The Uneven Path Ahead: The Effect of Brexit on Different Sectors in the UK Economy

    12 days ago - By iMF Direct

    By Jiaqian Chen
    December 4, 2018
    中文 , Русский
    A UK border agency worker holds a passport: As a member of the European Union, free labor mobility has enabled the UK to hire talent from across the EU
    The United Kingdom is set to leave the European Union in March 2019. Our research suggests that all likely Brexit outcomes will entail an economic cost for the UK, and these costs would be unevenly spread across different sectors and regions.
    The UK's membership in the EU means that the country enjoys a frictionless trade arrangement embodied in the EU single market and customs union. After...
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