"Transport strikes in run-up Christmas "could cost Belfast's economy £10m""

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Quoted in, and main source of (in terms of the statistical evidence), Belfast Telegraph's front page article . Paper copy title "Belfast taking £10m hit from strike turmoil".


Article re. impact, especially on retail and hospitality, of 4 days of public transport strikes in December 2023. Estimated from the NI Belfast, sub-regional data, on gross value added in the ONS output data

Period7 Dec 2023

Media contributions


Media contributions


  • Northern Ireland
  • Northern Ireland economy
  • Retail and hospitality sectors
  • Strikes impact