Commercial property: Taxpayers are being sold short

28 November 2018

Maverick US investor Steve Eisman, immortalised in ‘The Big Short’ for his 2008 bet against US residential mortgage securities, hit the headlines recently, revealing his latest bet shorting the UK economy and the misfiring commercial retail sector ahead of Brexit.  

Why should the UK local government sector care what Eisman thinks about the UK High Street?

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