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Book Review: The finance curse and the British Economy

Book Review Credits: The next wave I read The Finance Curse a while ago but have only just got round to constructing a review. The book, by Nicholas Shaxson, was published in 2018, and is about the effects of an over-developed finance sector on the British economy. As you read it, you realise also that it explains the political economy of the United Kingdom. By political economy, I mean that it describes the workings of the UK in a way that makes otherwise apparently irrational political decisions make sense, at least on their own terms. Bloated finance sector In short, the book … Continue reading Book Review: The finance curse and the British Economy