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This was a Tory budget from a Tory Chancellor

Leunig, Tim (2012) This was a Tory budget from a Tory Chancellor. British Politics and Policy at LSE (21 Mar 2012). Website.

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Tim Leunig analyses today’s budget and argues that this was a case of the Tories looking after their own, particularly with regards to the 50p tax rate. The budget also saw an end to claims to be a tax reforming government, although there were positive moves on pensions and income taxes for those on minimum wage.

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Additional Information: © 2012 The Author
Divisions: Economic History
Spatial Economics Research Centre
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 23 May 2012 13:05
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2024 23:15

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