UK austerity program


Brexit As Symptom Of The Problems, Not The Starting Point

Tahir Abbas  | The underlying structural and cultural problems of the UK are not going to change by leaving the European Union. The austerity program that was initiated in light of the events of the 2008 global financial crisis hit Britain far more severely than other countries within the EU. As has been reported by the UN special rapporteur, this austerity policy was ideological in nature and not based on sound economic thinking.