Reading the tea leaves

de Ruyter, A. (2020) Reading the tea leaves. Centre for Brexit Studies Blog.

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At this point in time I thought I would try and take stock of contemporaneous influences on the UK economy and where I think we are going (a risky activity at best). Covid19 of course continues to dominate media coverage, with Brexit being relegated far lower down on the newsreels.Although –Brexit continues to percolate away of course, with the impending prospect of failure to reach a trade agreement with the EU coming at the end of the transition period (of continued frictionless trade with the EU) at the end of this year, should negotiations not move on beyond the current impasse on fishing and regulatory alignment (but more on this later).

Item Type: Other
5 August 2020Published Online
Uncontrolled Keywords: Centre for Brexit Studies, BCU, Birmingham City University, Brexit, No Deal Brexit, Government, Economy, Covid19, Coronavirus, Pandemic
Subjects: CAH15 - social sciences > CAH15-03 - politics > CAH15-03-01 - politics
CAH15 - social sciences > CAH15-01 - sociology, social policy and anthropology > CAH15-01-02 - sociology
Divisions: Research, Innovation, Enterprise and Professional Services > Centre for Brexit Studies
Depositing User: Bethan Tolley
Date Deposited: 06 Aug 2020 09:20
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2022 13:40

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