Brexit had a pretty harsh effect on the short-term health of the UK ... but it's yet to be seen how long that will last, and how they'll recover.
On the other hand, The 2008 Financial Crisis is still having an impact on the US Economy.
via New York Times
Since the 2008 financial crisis, private equity firms have gone from managing $1 trillion to managing $4.3 trillion of debt - private firms also have moved into ambulances, fire departments, urgent care, etc.
According to the New York Times, privatizing these services often makes them more accessible - but less responsive and more expensive ... Do you agree?