Raymond Ressy

Entries by Raymond Ressy

Inconsistent Views on Europe Will Lead to UK's Exit

(1) Comments | Posted 22 January 2013 | (08:44)

Even before Prime Minister David Cameron's speech on Europe this Wednesday, we know that it will be disappointing. Cameron will seek to protect his euro-sceptic right wing from being seduced by Ukip rather than outline a bold vision of Europe. Cameron's likely proposals will not satisfy the eurosceptic wing of...

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Chancellor Osborne's Political Cover

(0) Comments | Posted 23 September 2012 | (17:08)

On Thursday, the Bank of England governor, Sir Mervyn King, said that it is 'acceptable' for the government to miss its deficit reduction targets whilst the UK economy is in recession. This follows Prime Minister David Cameron MP's refusal at this week's PMQs to recommit the government to the debt...

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Bank of England as enabler

(0) Comments | Posted 17 August 2012 | (10:00)

After the report of UK GDP in the second quarter of 2012 of -0.7% and the revision by the Bank of England of its GDP forecasts in its quarterly inflation report today to around 0% for the full year 2012, compared to 0.8% estimated by the Bank in May 2012),...

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