Julian Jessop comments in The Sun

Julian Jessop, Chief Economist at the Institute of Economic Affairs has commented in The Sun following the story that senior labour officials may call for a general strike.

In the article Julian argues that McDonnell’s planned action would wipe £4 billion off the British economy for each day of action – sending the UK’s finances into a tail spin. The whole economy would quickly grind to a halt. It would be worse than the impact of a Bank Holiday, because a general strike would be unexpected and deliberately arranged to cause disruption.

Read the full article here.