Outlook 2019: Brexit is a ‘huge economic shock that’s never really been experienced’

A director of the Midlands Economic Forum described Brexit as likely to cause a "huge economic shock that’s never really been experienced." Speaking at TheBusinessDesk.com's Outlook 2019 seminars, Paul Forrest said that the Bank of England’s analysis showed that the UK would see an an 8% drop in GDP in the year after leaving the EU. He said: “The only time we’ve seen a drop of that magnitude was during the English Civil War, so it’s a huge economic shock that’s never really been experienced. “The big proble... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...
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