John Peet

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Brexit: 'Trade negotiations won't start until the UK offers more money to EU', says journalist

Brexit: 'Trade negotiations won't start until the UK offers more money to EU', says journalist

'Brexit talks on trade won't start until the UK offers more money to EU'

Political editor John Peet says the EU thinks the bargaining power is on its side

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Brexit: 'EU wants a deal as it is deeply unpopular with WTO and would be criticised', says Iain Duncan Smith

Brexit: Theresa May budget plan is just common sense, says Iain Duncan Smith

Theresa May Brexit budget plan is just common sense, says Iain Duncan Smith

Iain Duncan Smith says funds set out for Brexit by Theresa May are not 'an emergency no-deal fund'

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

'Catalonia and the government in Madrid are headed for a big confrontation', says editor

'Catalonia and the government in Madrid are headed for a big confrontation', says editor

'Catalonia and the government in Madrid are headed for a big confrontation'

John Peet, The Economist's political editor, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the escalating tension in Spain ahead of an independence vote in October

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Dutch election: 'Geert Wilders majorly influenced language in the whole election', says political editor

Dutch election: Geert Wilders had a huge influence despite defeat, says political editor

'Geert Wilders had huge influence on Dutch election despite his poor result'

Political editor John Peet believes we can't use one country's election results to predict others, but we can learn from it

Monday, November 21, 2016

Monday, November 21, 2016

'If Marine Le Pen won, it would most likely be the end of the EU,' says political editor after Sarkozy is defeated in French primary

'If Marine Le Pen won, it would most likely be the end of the EU,' says political editor after Sarkozy is defeated in French primary

'If Marine Le Pen won, it'd most likely be the end of the EU,' says editor

John Peet, political editor of The Economist, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer after Nicolas Sarkozy conceded defeat in the race to choose the French conservative presidential candidate