Tag: government finance

Historical UK Government Debt

Chart of the Week: Week 17, 2014: Historical UK Government Debt

The latest public sector finances were released this morning, so we decided to update our chart from this time last year showing historical UK government debt going back to 1855 (this time in 2013 prices).

/ April 23, 2014
UK Government Finances

Chart of the Week: Week 12, 2014: UK Government Finances

This afternoon, the Chancellor will present the UK Budget for the coming year.

/ March 19, 2014
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