PBS NewsHour

Is the economic cost of Brexit too great?

Clip: 06/17/2016 | 7m 15s

With a British referendum looming over whether to leave the European Union, many in favor of staying cite cultural and altruistic reasons. But according to some, including Prime Minister David Cameron, Brexit would also have severe economic consequences, including massive trade revenue losses and brain drain driven by shifting job markets. Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports.

Aired: 06/17/16

Rating: NR

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