BBC NORTH WEST TONIGHT: Loans to business owners

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Release date: 18/3/2020

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On BBC North West Tonight [19:20], Prof Jill Rubery, also of AMBS, was interviewed about the government’s decision to offer loans to business owners affected by the coronavirus outbreak. Prof Rubery said it would have been better for the money to have gone directly towards paying workers’ wages, as has happened in Sweden, Norway, and other countries.

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TitleLoans to businesses
Media name/outletBBC North West Tonight
Media typeTelevision
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date18/03/20
DescriptionOn BBC North West Tonight [19:20], Prof Jill Rubery, also of AMBS, was interviewed about the government’s decision to offer loans to business owners affected by the coronavirus outbreak. Prof Rubery said it would have been better for the money to have gone directly towards paying workers’ wages, as has happened in Sweden, Norway, and other countries.
URLhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000gndk
PersonsJill Rubery