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Brown Plans Sale of $4.8 Billion in State Assets to Cut Deficit

[Skip to the end] Sell real goods and services into a deflationary economy? Brown Plans Sale of $4.8 Billion in State Assets to Cut Deficit By Gonzalo Vina Oct. 11 (Bloomberg) &8212; U.K. Prime Minister Gordon Brown tomorrow will propose the sale of state assets including the Tote, the student loan book ...Read More

Darling Says Conservative Plans Risk ‘Crashing’ U.K. Economy

[Skip to the end] Good to hear this kind of talk: Darling Says Conservative Plans Risk ‘Crashing’ U.K. Economy By Gonzalo Vina Oct. 5 (Bloomberg) — Chancellor of the Exchequer Alistair Darling said the Conservative Party plans to cut spending and welfare programs risked “crashing” the British economy, his strongest attack yet ...Read More