Brexit poses real dangers to the UK's economic stabilityby Anatole Kaletsky / March 24, 2016 / Leave a comment
Published in April 2016 issue of Prospect Magazine
Boris Johnson describes it as “Project Fear,” but there is another name for the strongest argument for Britain to stay in the European Union. A parent telling a child not to play with matches or a friend who prevents a drunken companion from getting into the driver’s seat calls this common sense. Politicians who describe the economic risks of Brexit are castigated for trying to “frighten the voters” and advised by media commentators to present a positive, idealistic story.