Events Channel

2012 Pre Autumn Statement (1)

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  • Policy area: Tax and fiscal policy

Ahead of the 2012 Autumn Statement, Conservative MPs from the Free Enterprise Group and experts from the Institute of Economic Affairs and elsewhere presented their ideas on how to reform government spending.

In total the spending reductions proposed at the briefing will amount to more than enough to enable the Chancellor to meet the coalition’s target of reducing debt as a proportion of GDP by 2015-16.