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Lord Mandelson on why the banks aren't just allowed to go bust?

In an interview with entrepreneur Theo Paphitis on Yoosk - the interactive interview magazine - Britain's Business and Enterprise Secretary spells out the importance of coordinated action to deal with the global crisis and avert the threats facing small and medium-sized enterprises.In this extract Theo Paphitis asks Lord Mandelson why the banks aren't just allowed to go bust instead of being bailed out.A transcript is available here.

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