Britain Faring Worse in Great Recession Than They Did During Great Depression

By: Thursday January 26, 2012 11:00 am

This chart above is making the rounds today. As Brad DeLong explains, it shows recessions and recoveries in Britain over the past century, and you can see that the current recession, from 2008 to the present, is currently worse than at this point during the Great Depression. The British economy was on the rebound about [...]

Looks Like Con-Lib Dem Coalition For Britain, David Cameron As PM

By: Tuesday May 11, 2010 9:23 am

Gordon Brown threw a Hail Mary Pass by offering to resign as the head of the Labour Party in an effort to entice the Liberal Democrats into a governing coalition. But those talks have apparently run aground, with Labour MPs strongly opposed to any deal. In contrast to that squabbling, the Conservatives are very close [...]

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