2015

Seven reasons you should worry about John McDonnell becoming Chancellor

2015-09-28 The Telegraph

"Labour's Shadow Chancellor laid bare in Brighton his radical agenda for the nation's economy" The Telegraph writes about John McDonnell. The criticism applies to, among other things, the property market: "Swedish economist Assar Lindbeck [IFN] infamously said that rent controls were 'the most effective technique presently known to destroy a city – except for bombing'."

Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Grevgatan 34 - 2 fl, Box 55665, SE-102 15 Stockholm, Sweden | Phone: +46-(0)8-665 45 00 | info@ifn.se