The warnings were dire. Vote for Brexit and Britain will suffer a disaster, said a whole slew of experts before the referendum . The stock market will crash. House prices will plummet. Three million people will be thrown onto the dole.
Two months on, none of this has happened. In fact, the opposite has occurred: the stock market has reached new highs, unemployment has sunk to its lowest level for a decade and house prices are stable and retail spending is up.