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Release: The Impact of Previous Special Events on Economic Time Series, the Diamond Jubilee and the London 2012 Olympics

Released: 17 May 2013
This article reviews the impact of the Diamond Jubilee and the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2012 on related economic time series. It will look at the Production, Construction, Services, Retail Sales and Labour Market series to determine which sectors of the economy were most affected. It does not make any attempt to quantify the overall impact of these two events on economic growth, in line with the ONS Special Events policy.
Content from the Office for National Statistics.
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