Friday 24 November 2017

A recipe for disaster

Sir -- Take at least half a dozen hard-boiled politicians, combine with a medley of conscience-free banking executives, golden-circle business personnel and a fusion of high-rise construction entrepreneurs. Garnish with tax breaks to individuals and companies.

Exaggerate the size and longevity of a property bubble.

Smooth or glaze over any grilling questions regarding the way financial institutions are being managed -- at least until a report spills the beans.

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