« Music for the weekend - Feist: The Bad in Each Other | Main | The benefits of true fiscal union (not the Euro kind) »

19 February 2012


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.


Been there done that with the Department of Economic Affairs as was you step on HM Treasury's turf, perrape to get the big shafteroo, mebbe no this year, mebbe no 2011, but 2012 onwards? Ouchy-time for sure. Or does the chancellor actually want to be critiqued on an ongoing basis by an independent body he set up?Nah, it's a political gimmick to lend some spurious credibility to the we're only doing this because Labour were so bad rhetoric that will justify every budget/spending cut or tax rise made over the next however many years.It's also deeply unimaginative, like did anyone actually care about Labour's efforts to revisit the success of making the Bank of England independent by fiddling about with the ONS?

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.


Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Your Information

(Name and email address are required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

Top Economics Site
My Photo
Blog powered by Typepad

Become a Fan