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Professor James Cloyne uncovers similarities between inter-war and today's British economy

UCD Professor James Cloyne, Nicholas Dimsdale (Oxford), Natacha Postel-Vinay (London School of Economics) show that "the austerity, low interest rates, and sluggish growth in Britain between the two World Wars mirror today's economic circumstances."
Professor James Cloyne uncovers similarities between inter-war and today's British economy

James Cloyne

The authors' explanatory piece in VoxEU, based on their recent research paper on the topic, suggests that a fiscal stimulus in the form of tax cuts could provide a timely boost to the British economy.