Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the IMF
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Christine Lagarde: UK is 'in a very strong position'

The IMF has just published its latest assessment of the UK economy. By and large it is positive. The IMF says that growth is resilient - though it will slow slightly next year - and that real incomes are rising and productivity's improving.

But Christine Lagarde, the IMF's managing director, also had something to say about the UK's transport bottlenecks - in other words the need for more airport capacity in the south east of England - as she told the BBC's Business editor Kamal Ahmed.

  • 11 Dec 2015