Fiscal performance of successive governments

IFS has a long history of analysing fiscal performance of UK governments. This includes examining successive governments records on levels of taxation and spending, borrowing and debt, as well as looking at how spending has been allocated and where tax revenues have been raised from.

Journal Article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 36, No. 4, December 2015
This article analyses the financial crisis of 2008 and associated recession caused significant which permanent damage to the UK's public finances.

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Carl Emmerson

Carl Emmerson

Deputy Director

Rowena Crawford

Rowena Crawford

Associate Director

Thomas Pope

Thomas Pope

Research Economist

Ben Zaranko

Ben Zaranko

Research Economist

Helen Miller

Helen Miller

Associate Director