Jeremy Warner

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This might seem a trite answer but it is what has instructed Swedish fiscal policy since the early 1990s, when the country faced a similar banking crisis, and consequent collapse in the public finances, to the one we are seeing in Britain, America and the eurozone today.

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Well, here's another in a similar vein she might like to ask when she next returns to matters financial. "How ...

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This held that the yield on equities would always be lower than that on government bonds because, unlike bonds, equities ...

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Having helped to stoke the boom, they initially reacted appropriately enough to the bust by flooding the system with new ...

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OK, so let’s rephrase that: up until quite recently, it could claim to be one of the more successful. On ...

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These exercises are quite frequently performed in government, as indeed in most organisations, but are obviously never meant for public ...

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Still, unlike much of the beleaguered eurozone periphery, at least we’ve got political stability. Or have we? With the deficit ...

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Fresh from the calamity of the Cypriot bail-out, a fiasco that he personally oversaw, he was at it again at ...

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Does anyone understand what’s going on in the UK economy anymore? I ask this question because for some while now, ...

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Is the great bond market bubble finally over? For the following, very simple, reason, I’m not yet convinced.

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As can be seen, there has basically been no recovery; more than four years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, ...

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In practice, it’s turning out to be a doomsday machine for the fringe economies that once so enthusiastically lined up ...

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One of the big disappointments with the Coalition from an economic perspective is its evident inability to articulate and enact ...

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In their annual health check of the UK economy, due to be released on Wednesday, International Monetary Fund officials are ...

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With Italy in open political revolt and much of the rest of the Club Med deep in the grips of ...

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It is possible to date the beginnings of Nicolas Sarkozy's political demise almost exactly to the loss of France's triple–A ...

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The national mood is important in economics – too glum and it threatens a downward spiral in demand, but, if ...

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This will be a grave error, not so much because Prof Summers is ill-qualified for the job – though, as ...

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So for the former business secretary to admit that High Speed 2, a project he backed while in government, could ...

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Yet even for Britain’s beleaguered Chancellor, to be blessed by Olli Rehn, European Economic and Monetary Affairs Commissioner, must feel ...

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