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The perils of printing

23 February 2010 By Ian Campbell

The UK central bank’s governor caused a sharp fall in the pound by suggesting that a weak economy could lead to further moneyprinting. That may not do much to turn around the deleveraging private sector. But more QE could weaken the pound and put government financing at risk.

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