Saturday, March 12, 2016

Alternative views on Labour's economic prospectus

Two different perspectives on John McDonnell's economic policy.

Stephen Bush at the New Statesman:

http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/economy/2016/03/can-john-mcdonnell-settle-labours-seven-year-itch

Andrew Harrop at the Guardian

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/mar/11/john-mcdonnell-fiscal-rule-election-economic-credibility-labour-crash

The point remains that nobody will listen to Labour until they learn the discipline that shows they know how to keep expenditure under control. At the moment there is no sign whatever of them doing anything of the kind.

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