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A chaotic Brexit is still a possibility

A chaotic Brexit is still a possibility

 

 

by Brendan Donnelly, Director, The Federal Trust

28th June 2017

 

 

The terms of the political debate about Brexit in the aftermath of the General Election are gradually becoming clearer. Since the project of Brexit is an essentially irrational one, its discussion will always tend towards paradox and conundrum. Nevertheless, the weeks since the General Election have clarified the choices with which the British government and other political actors are likely to find themselves confronted over the coming months. How they will react to these choices remains as much a matter of speculation as ever. Continue reading A chaotic Brexit is still a possibility