Faith and Politics
Debating austerity in the Financial Times
My letter in the Financial Times yesterday (7 Oct) responded to an article by Kenneth Rogoff which claimed that those who maintain the UK could have had an easier fiscal policy in 2010 were being complacent and arguing with the benefit of hindsight.
The letter can be found here:
Stephen Beer, 08/10/2013
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