Looking At The U.K. Economy, Post-Brexit

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Here are some assessments of the economic impact on the UK economy, over the short (business cycle horizon) to long run.

Table 2 from Angus Armstrong and Jonathan Portes, "Commentary: The Economic Consequences of Leaving the EU," National Institute Economic Review No. 236 May 2016.

The IMF's assessment came out in mid-June, and hence is not included in the above table; here's the IMF's view.

Table 1: from IMF, "United Kingdom-Special Issues," IMF Country Report No. 16/169, June 17, 2016.

These are detailed model-based assessments, expressed relative to a baseline. What are investment bank economists predicting in terms of actual levels, rather than deviations?

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) does not forecast an outright contraction, expressed on a year-on-year basis.

Source: "Special Report: Navigating in post-referendum Europe," Deutsche Bank Research, June 23, 2016.

Editor's note: This article was originally published on June 23, 2016, by Menzie Chinn here.