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The ‘emergency’ budget – solving the UK’s problems?: or creating the basis for new crises?

Hills, John and Wehner, Joachim and Dunleavy, Patrick and Cammaerts, Bart and Leunig, Tim (2010) The ‘emergency’ budget – solving the UK’s problems?: or creating the basis for new crises? British Politics and Policy at LSE (25 Jun 2010). Blog Entry.

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This week’s budget saw the introduction of massive cuts to public sector spending, benefit reductions, lowering of corporation taxes and a rise in VAT. Five LSE experts discuss its key implications.

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Additional Information: © 2010 The authors
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
JEL classification: H - Public Economics > H6 - National Budget, Deficit, and Debt > H61 - Budget; Budget Systems
Sets: Departments > Economic History
Departments > Government
Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > Spatial Economics Research Centre
Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Collections > Economists Online
Research centres and groups > LSE Public Policy Group
Research centres and groups > Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD)
Research centres and groups > Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE)
Date Deposited: 14 Nov 2011 12:23
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2013 10:39

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