After thumping victory, Boris Johnson focuses on swift Brexit, boost to public spending

Press quote (The Wall Street Journal)
13 December 2019

Breaking with the EU may slow Britain’s economic growth in coming years, said Sam Lowe, a researcher at the Centre for European Reform, a London think tank. “But with the majority he has he can probably afford some economic pain,” he said, while adding that a hit to the economy would make it harder to for Mr. Johnson to satisfy his new cohort of working-class supporters.