IFS Green Budget 2017

The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) Green Budget is published every year before the Chancellor’s Budget statement.  The 2017 Green Budget was published in February 2017.

The report considered:

  • The global economy;
  • The UK economic outlook;
  • Challenges for the UK public finances;
  • Public sector liabilities in the whole of government accounts;
  • UK health and social care spending;
  • Working-age incapacity and disability benefits;
  • Tax, legal form and the gig economy;
  • Reforms to apprenticeship funding in England; and,
  • Debt.