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Jakobsen calls for 'two-for-one' policy, Trump follows — #SaxoStrats

Back in June, Saxo Bank chief economist Steen Jakobsen penned a far-reaching article for in which he half-jokingly explained what he would do were he somehow elected to the US presidency.

Among his many proposals – one of which, it must be said, was "do absolutely nothing" – was the idea that, for every new law introduced, two old ones must be repealed.

The thing about outrageous predictions is that sometimes they come true.

On November 21, president-elect Donald Trump delivered an official speech wherein he floated precisely the same "two-for-one" proposal that our own Steen Jakobsen called for this past summer!

As they say in the US: "not sayin', just sayin'... because while president-elect Trump may not be a reader, it remains true that, in this case at least, readers were exposed to this particular policy nearly six months before the greater US audience.

The full Donald Trump policy video can be seen here.
Madjid Madjid
Oh, I have seen this before.
Steen I am really impressed.
Really liked your US election presentation when you came to London.
In 10 Years’ time Universities will be teaching marketing students how to do it “the Saxo way”. Keep up the good work guys.
seas seas
Ditto that. Good call on the dollar too.
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