Daily Archives: January 11, 2008

By Martin Wolf

Will sterling follow the US dollar? As Willem Buiter pointed out last week (The silver lining in sterling’s decline, January 4), this is highly likely. Movements in exchange rates are, to put it mildly, unpredictable. But this one ought to happen. It should also be welcomed. This possibility was, indeed, why the UK had to keep out of the eurozone.