New Labour’s Boom and Bust
Ten years after the financial crisis Blairism is finally dead and buried.
It was a lucky escape for Tony Blair. The British prime minister resigned in June 2007 in a special Labour conference handing over power to his successor, the chancellor of the Exchequer, Gordon Brown. In foreign and domestic policy, several long shadows were cast over his premiership: the introduction of tuition fees for university students; […]