Peter Hoskin

There may be damp squibs ahead

Just to follow up Fraser’s and Daniel’s posts, Clive Crook’s column in the FT today contains a striking example of just how few waves this G20 summit created:

“You might have thought that an emergency gathering of leaders from the world’s 20 main rich and emerging economies, with the global economy poised for its worst slump since the Great Depression, would have aroused some interest.

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