Trade not aid, unlocking the value of the Commonwealth
Ruth Lea, Economic Adviser, Arbuthnot Banking Group, and Chairman of Economists for Britain
Time: 2nd February 2015, 7 for 7:45
Venue: Cavalry & Guards Club, 127 Piccadilly, London
Source: IMF, World Economic Outlook, “Legacies, clouds, uncertainties”, October 2014. Growth for 2019-25 was extrapolated using IMF growth forecast for 2013-19, see annex table 3. The C53 totals (total Commonwealth) for 1980, 2000 and 2025 are calculated as the C12 (top 12 countries) total x 1.053.