New Yorker Magazine slams Osborne – says “austerity policies don’t work”

10th December, 2012 1:12 pm

Osborne might have avoided a total media thumping for his Autumn Statement last week (somehow), but his failure hasn’t gone unnoticed overseas, with the respected US magazine The New Yorker noting:

“With all the theatrics going on in Washington, you might well have missed the most important political and economic news of the week: an official confirmation from the United Kingdom that austerity policies don’t work.”

You can read the piece in full here.

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