Tomorrow’s UK budget will be unveiled at a time of great economic uncertainty. COVID-19 is adding to the challenges already posed by slower growth and Brexit.

In our new CIO Special – UK budget preview: just a band-aid?, we look at what the UK Chancellor the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, can realistically achieve. In particularly we examine:

  • The delicate balancing act between immediate policy priorities and election pledges.
  • The impact of COVID-19 and likely specific policy responses. 
  • The case for delaying longer-term initiatives to a second budget statement later this year.

To download a PDF of the full report, please click here.

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