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What should Darling be doing?

Newsnight's Emily Maitlis is joined by predictor of the credit crunch, Professor David Blanchflower, former chancellor Lord Lawson, and businessman Gerry Robinson to discuss the dilemmas facing Chancellor Alistair Darling as he tries to pull the country out of the economic doldrums with his pre-Budget report.

Broadcast on Tuesday 8 December 2009

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