Market turmoil, a trade war, a softening global economy, a sputtering Germany, a budget-busting Italian government and Brexit: FT.com's economics commentator Martin Sandbu reviews a tough year in economics. Video above published Dec 21, 2018.
There exists a credible alternative to the present Brexit shambles. We must take it, seize the Brexit prize, and give the people of Britain the future they deserve. https://t.co/AOJKj3zc3V— David Davis (@DavidDavisMP) December 16, 2018
The no-deal option: About a dozen Cabinet members now back completing Brexit on world trade terms rejecting the EU’s offer.— Fraser Nelson (@FraserNelson) December 21, 2018
My Telegraph column on why this could now be the least risky option: https://t.co/evgc8IEbLE
On the other hand, Martin Wolf, associate editor and chief economics commentator at the Financial Times, disagrees:Brexit Britain will be just fine https://t.co/29oIdcqAqF— Toby Young (@toadmeister) December 26, 2018
Martin Wolf: The nightmare of a no-deal Brexit looms and must be prevented https://t.co/YFV3bHIFvR— Martin Wolf (@martinwolf_) December 13, 2018