Spend or save? Free-marketeers and the Keynesians row over the road to salvationWill Hutton: Free-marketeers and the Keynesians row over the road to economic recovery | Business | The Observer
The Observer, Sunday 14 December 2008
It is one of the most undiplomatic and swingeing criticisms of a fellow European government by another that I can remember. The description by Peer Steinbrück, Germany's Social Democratic finance minister, of Gordon Brown's switch from conservative free-market policies 'all the way to crass Keynesianism' must have had Brown spitting blood.
Worth a read from yesterday's Observer.