How to Waste £375 Billion: The Failure of Quantitative Easing

In the years following the financial crisis, the UK wasted £375bn on a failed scheme to stimulate the economy and end the recession. This was one of the biggest missed opportunities in history. Here's how it happened and what would happen if the Bank of England had taken just a small fraction of the money they'd created, and put it into the real economy instead...

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