Tag: government finance

Public Sector Finances

Chart of the Week: Week 48, 2013: Public Sector Finances

Public sector finance figures were released at the end of last week, showing that net borrowing had decreased in the financial year 2012/13.

/ November 27, 2013
Fiscal Effect of Immigration

Chart of the Week: Week 45, 2013: Fiscal Effect of Immigration

A paper was published this week by the Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (based in UCL), investigating the impact different immigrant groups have on the UK Government's budget.

/ November 6, 2013
US Debt Ceiling (Again)

Chart of the Week: Week 40, 2013: US Debt Ceiling (Again)

At the very end of last year, the US was heading towards a "fiscal cliff", and although a deal was agreed, the Economic Research Council pointed out in our first Chart of the Week of 2013that the debt ceiling still...

/ October 2, 2013