Britain’s car industry has been the exception to the rule that UK manufacturing has declined precipitously since the 1980s. More than 1.7m vehicles roll off its production lines annually, it … Continue readingWhy hard Brexit could cost UK car industry £4.5 billion in tariffs annually.
Simon Wren Lewis describes how triggering Article 50 so quickly was a political decision driven by a toxic mix. Fear of tabloid reaction, fear of the public recognising the disaster … Continue readingWhy is the UK making such a mess of A50 negotiations?
From INFACT 26.10.2017 “expert view” examining Liam Fox’s delusions about the UK in any way being able to play “catch up” via our relationship with the USA. Far from “running … Continue reading
This “must read” article first appeared in True Publica on 19th of October 2017. The author draws together powerful strands that suggest there’s more to the chaos surround Brexit negotiations than … Continue readingHow Brexit Was Engineered By Foreign Billionaires To Bring About Economic Chaos – For Profit
Guardian analysis of key economic figures paints a picture of deepening gloom, with rising inflation denting consumer spending and investment. The Bank of England is seriously considering raising rates for … Continue readingThe Brexit economy: the storm clouds are gathering
A useful summary of the hard economic realities of Brexit and the deception surrounding the catastrophe it represents. Also worth following the first link on this post back to his … Continue readingBrexit remains an exercise in deception
A series of major reports have highlighted both the economic risks of Brexit and the long-term difficulties of the UK economy. First came the OECD, predicting that France, Germany and … Continue readingBrexit will be built on weak economic foundations
LONDON — The downtrodden Greek economy saw solid growth in the second quarter of 2017, data released by the country’s statistical authority on Friday showed. Growth came in at 0.5%, … Continue readingGreece’s Economy is growing faster than the UK’s.
Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by Dan Wilson. It’s steady as she goes at the Bank of England. Interest rates will remain unchanged with a base rate of 0.25% and … Continue readingInterest rates held but Bank of England warns of Brexit uncertainty