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The UK should have waited to enforce austerity

Portes, Jonathan and Van Reenen, John (2012) The UK should have waited to enforce austerity. British Politics and Policy at LSE (08 Aug 2012). Website.

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Jonathan Portes and John van Reenen pick apart the arguments used to intially justify austerity policies and argue that delayed fiscal consolidation would have been a far better policy than immediate cuts.

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Additional Information: © 2012 The Authors
Divisions: Economics
Centre for Economic Performance
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
JEL classification: F - International Economics > F0 - General
G - Financial Economics > G1 - General Financial Markets > G18 - Government Policy and Regulation
Sets: Departments > Economics
Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Research centres and groups > Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)
Date Deposited: 15 Feb 2013 11:57
Last Modified: 10 Aug 2021 23:17

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