TITLE

Union 'prevented meltdown'

AUTHOR(S)
Michael Blackley
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Mail on Sunday;5/19/2013, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
SCOTLAND would have faced an economic meltdown during the banking crisis if it had not been part of the UK, a Treasury report will claim tomorrow.
ACCESSION #
87641113

 

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