Brexit will make the next spending review harder than past years, warns a new report by the Institute for Government. The report calls on the Treasury to end confusion around the 2019 Spending Review by explaining whether or not austerity is over, and if the plans will cover one year or three years.
In 2019 the Government plans to run a new spending review – setting out how much money it will give each department.
Government is stuck in a public service performance doom loop.
This event will discuss The Way the Money Goes: The Fiscal Constitution and Public Spending in the UK.
Jeremy Hunt’s tax cuts have been funded by further tightening public service budgets.