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British Pound Drops on EU Exit Fears

February 22nd, 2016

Episode 648 of 1091 episodes

We consider the potential economic impact of a British exit from the EU. To discuss, we bring together our regular economic commentator Roger Bootle from Capital Economics, and Mark Boleat from the Britain Stronger in Europe campaign. Also in the programme, the BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones reports on all the latest developments in the mobile phone industry, from Barcelona's Mobile World Congress. And Lucy Kellaway of the Financial Times gives tips on how to avoid speaking business gobbledygook. (Picture: A bank trader. Picture credit: Getty Images.)

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