Brexit – The Final Countdown, written by Joe Tempest, sung by Europe

In this short post we summarize where we are with Brexit. In sum, we’re leaving together, it’s the final countdown. https://www.timeanddate.com/countdown/retirement?iso=20190329T23&p0=136&msg=Brexit+Countdown+Timer&font=cursive So we’re into the last 50 days before the buzzer - 42 days, 2 hours and 007 mins and 007 seconds, to be precise. So where are we?  But still it's farewell Well firstly, everyone …

Brexit seems to mean “sterling crisis” – but does it mean a trip to the IMF as well?

Britain is used to “lights out” humor. But today seems different. In the UK, there are clear parallels with the 1970s, a decade that saw the country enter Europe, confirm it with a referendum, and then seek an IMF bailout. In this longer post we explore those parallels, and consider a subset of the risks, …