By Russell Bruce
Starmer talks big about growth but the UK is predicted to have the lowest growth of the G7 plus India and China in 2024, behind real European countries Italy, Germany and France, all of which have their own growth issues. Big talk from Starmer without laying out how he is going to change this represents the hollowness of the Starmer project. If Labour thinks it can change the outlook for 2025 we need to know more than his repeated assertions to to Victoria Derbyshire on Sunday that he is ‘confident’. It was confident, confident, confident con….!!
The headline graph is from Statista based on IMF World Economic Outlook, October 2023 which had a faulty link for sharing on social media.