Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

On NPR: Blyth Warns Against Austerity Policy

October 25, 2010

Britain's use of austerity is a dangerous idea that will ultimately lead to reducing the economy overall, according to Faculty Fellow Mark Blyth. And if the United States government tries it, the same people who paid for the bailouts are going to pay for austerity as well, he said in an interview on NPR’s All Things Considered program on Sunday.