Opinion

Throwing fiscal restraint overboard no solution for British government

Recent efforts by the U.K. government to control spending and reduce its budgetary deficit have been associated with a strong economic performance. Succumbing to anti-austerity calls would risk reversing the economic progress that’s been made.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with U.K. UK British Prime Minister Theresa May during the G7 in Taormina, Italy, in May 2017. PMO staffers Katie Telford and Gerry Butts are seen on the left.PMO photograph by Adam Scotti

PUBLISHED :Monday, July 17, 2017 12:00 AM

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