PM, Radio 4: Are politicians to blame for market turmoil?

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8 August 2011

Dr Eamonn Butler went on Radio 4's PM programme to discuss the turmoil in the financial markets and the need for governments to get to grips with their economic policies. Eamonn argues that the markets have lost faith in the ability of politicians to sort the mess out. Governments must make plans to pay off their debt, have honest money and live within their means.

You can listen to him here (at around 35mins into the programme).