27-06-16

Economist: Brexit is not a good deal

How serious the consequences for the British will be is going to depend on two factors – how quickly they deal with the EU and how they go about it, cep economic expert Bert Van Roosebeke explains in an interview with EurActiv Germany.

"If the British go for and are successful in following the Norwegian model, little would change for German companies. But that seems an unlikely scenario, given that the UK would still have to abide with the vast majority of EU laws, which would go completely against the narrative written by the Leave camp. And even if the UK stays in the EU for the next two years, every investor is going to have this in the back of their mind. And that is kryptonite for investment." ... read on