Wednesday, May 2, 2012
Dig for victory
Might we, as consumers, be able to bring the country out of recession? Howard Archer, chief UK and European economist at IHS Global Insight, says: "It's a fact that if we bought more British goods, we'd limit the imports and that would help the economy. However, it would have to happen on a significant scale for it to make a difference, and only the people who can still afford to spend, without getting into further debt, should be spending."