Glossary.

A brief explanation of technical terms used in the analysis

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Economic uniqueness

A sector’s economic uniqueness reflects its propensity to appear in a small number of economically complex locations in the UK, based on geographical clustering data. This value reflects the extent to which the sector requires a diverse range of local capabilities to be competitive, and therefore is hard to imitate by other locations.

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