Research and analysis

Discussion paper on aviation connectivity and the economy

Explores the relationship between UK aviation connectivity and the UK economy.


Discussion Paper 02 aviation connectivity and the economy

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This publication explores how the aviation connectivity of the UK may contribute to the economy of the country.

It examines the drivers of connectivity and how well connected the UK is to the world and how it performs in comparison to other European countries. It also considers whether aviation connectivity supports economic growth by facilitating trade, investment and innovation and it looks at options for measuring connectivity.

Published 8 March 2013