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    (Original post by Time Tourist)
    Yep, just ignore all of the points made by the economist.

    Our credit rating has been at great risk.
    I flicked through the spectator article. Most of its bull thats completly based on the idea that the government in 2015 will start pissing money up the wall and stop spending cuts. Despite the fact that the deficit will still be an issue in 2015 so the idea of any massive spending campaigns is one hell of an assumption to make. The UK's grwoth for the next two years is unlikely to be above 3% so its hardly like any government will have much to spend.
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    Hoho you called his book riveting when it's really boring! And you said it's doing great when it's at 727 which isn't great at all! Opposite is funny
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    In all fairness there was no viable alternative. The tories supported Labour spending levels (and more) up until the 2008 recession when they miraculously became the party of fiscal austerity.

    British politics :nn:
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    (Original post by Aj12)
    Source then?
    http://www.spectator.co.uk/coffeehou...or-broke.thtml
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    Read my other post that article makes far to many assumptions many of which are clearly false
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    (Original post by Aj12)
    Source then?
    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/8061019.stm

    May 2009 - "Standard and Poor's did not change the UK's triple-A rating, but said it was at risk without a credible plan to put its debts on a "secure downward trajectory" by the next government."

    Suck on that.
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    (Original post by Don_Lad)
    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/8061019.stm

    May 2009 - "Standard and Poor's did not change the UK's triple-A rating, but said it was at risk without a credible plan to put its debts on a "secure downward trajectory" by the next government."

    Suck on that.
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    You/the other guy whichever one it was said that Britain was unable to service its debts. Britain can service its debts or our credit rating would be demoted. Our credit rating is fine. Britain can service its debts.
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    Browne is a **** jk, he;s a legend.
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    (Original post by Aj12)
    :facepalm2:

    You/the other guy whichever one it was said that Britain was unable to service its debts. Britain can service its debts or our credit rating would be demoted. Our credit rating is fine. Britain can service its debts.
    Yes it can service its debts, but the risk of a credit rating cut has been ruled out because of what the Coalition did.
 
 
 
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