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Printing money won't turn us into Mugabe's Zimbabwe. We would be more like Japan

Mar 24, 2020 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

'Government debt is going to be colossal, but nobody seems to care. That's why we're in this mess, because the message has been that debt is never a problem, money is free, print as much as you like.

Prudence, restraint, responsibility is punished. Zombies are rewarded and fed."

The email from one angry small businessman gives some flavour of the reaction landing in my inbox over the past week, in response to the vast economic arsenal fired at the Covid-19 crisis by both Rishi Sunak,...