Editorial: Expect the unexpected

A quick scan of the newspapers from the past six months would show that, when it comes to predicting economic gloom, some commentators have never had it so good. A few must be on speed dial for journalists looking for a suitably apocalyptic quote for the latest story on the economy/house prices/unemployment/oil prices. And with the weight of some large banks behind them, many people take their comments at face value.

by Paul Fisher

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