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18 January 2018

Carillion crisis: Too much faith in market forces


The collapse of Carillion, the UK’s second largest construction company, is one of the biggest disasters to hit British business for a decade. It leaves tens of thousands of employees and a similar number of sub-contractors employing many more, out in the cold. Projects ranging from the building of large new hospitals, to the supplying of meals to hundreds of schools, have been immediately disrupted.


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