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British EU Vote Unnerves World Leaders and Markets

By Estelle Shirbon and Ben Blanchard LONDON, June 27 – Britain plunged deeper into political crisis on Sunday after its vote to leave the European Union last Thursday, leaving world officials and financial markets confused about how to handle the political and economic fallout. Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron is expected to stay on in

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From Trade to Migration: How Brexit May Hit the EU Economy

By Philip Blenkinsop BRUSSELS, June 24 – The European Union’s chief concerns over Britain’s vote to leave the group are political but losing its second-largest economy will have a huge economic impact as well. Below are some of the main economic risks and benefits for the EU’s remaining 27 members. BUDGET/ECONOMY Other members will have

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