Revealed: why Gordon Brown sold Britain’s gold at a knock-down price
Posted by seumasach on July 13, 2012
5th July, 2012
A great deal of Gordon Brown’s economic strategy would strike a sane man as troubling. Not a great deal was mysterious. The orgy of consumption spending, frequent extensions of the cycle over which he would “borrow to invest”, proclamations of the “end of boom and bust”: these are part of the armoury of modern politicians, of all political hues.