International Finance

Tag : Boom and bust

Business Leaders

The End of King’s Reign

Sir Mervyn, put it this way in the speech “Whether in this country, the United States or Europe, there was no unsustainable boom like that seen in the 1980’s” this was a bust without a boom. Sir Mervyn Allister King blamed the recklessness of banks and a collective ‘failure of imagination’ for the huge lending...