MARCH 2015

19. Mar, 2015
FISCAL POLICY

The Revenue and Expenditure of a country is an important part of its economic structure and often has far reaching effects, both in the long term and geographically.
The UK sets its Budget in the Spring each year and adjusts this in the Autumn with the Autumn Statement. The Chancellor of the Chequer (the head of the Treasury) is in charge of this event.
Your Task: Assess who will be better or worse off in the new 2015 budget.
A General Election will happen in May 2015; are there any 'vote catching' tactics in this budget?