Skip to main content

Public finances (Apr.)

April’s public finances figures got the new fiscal year off to a shaky start. But we doubt this will prevent the Chancellor from embarking on a fiscal splurge ahead of the next general election, due to take place before January 2025.

UK Drop-In (24th May): Join our UK team for a 20-minute online briefing on the implications of April’s CPI inflation release at 10:00 BST on Wednesday, 24th May. Register Now.

Become a client to read more

This is premium content that requires an active Capital Economics subscription to view.

Already have an account?

You may already have access to this premium content as part of a paid subscription.

Sign in to read the content in full or get details of how you can access it

Register for free

Sign up for a free account to gain:

  • Unlock additional content
  • Register for Capital Economics events
  • Receive email updates and economist-curated newsletters
  • Request a free trial of our services

Get access