Just When Things Were Going So Well

McCabe, Steven (2021) Just When Things Were Going So Well. Birmingham City University, Centre for Brexit Studies Blog.

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Abstract

The expression, “A week is a long time in politics” is attributed to Harold Wilson and made when giving a lobby briefing for journalists during the sterling crisis of 1964. Significantly, Liberal leader, Joseph Chamberlain, in 1886 stated, “In politics, there is no use in looking beyond the next fortnight.”

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15 September 2021Published Online
Uncontrolled Keywords: Centre for Brexit Studies, CBS, Brexit, BCU, EU, European Union, UK, Birmingham City University, UK Government, UK politics
Subjects: CAH15 - social sciences > CAH15-03 - politics > CAH15-03-01 - politics
Divisions: Research, Innovation, Enterprise and Professional Services > Centre for Brexit Studies
Depositing User: Alex De Ruyter
Date Deposited: 01 Mar 2022 16:17
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2022 16:17
URI: http://www.open-access.bcu.ac.uk/id/eprint/12900

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