Corporation tax rise and online shopping levy expected to be announced in Rishi Sunak's budget - but will it be enough to revive the #economy ? Dr Hilary Ingham discusses what extent the proposed measures and gradual #lockdown easings will have.
"I think we are going to see some fundamental changes in the economy." Dr Hilary Ingham discusses the news that the #UK economy contracted by 9.9% last year and if there will be a bounceback as economists predict.
1 in 7 businesses are at risk of shutting after an extended set of #lockdowns has battered the #economy . Dr Hilary Ingham explains what the action will be needed to help separate those that should be saved and those that shouldn't.
Boris Johnson announced a £16.5bn extra boost to defence spending, but how will an economy already hampered by the #pandemic afford it? Dr Hilary Ingham examines the expenditure to see how the move can be costed.
Fears of a DOUBLE DIP #recession grow as #furlough comes to an end this weekend. Dr Hilary Ingham explains the underlying issues that can occur in a country already hit with large levels of #unemployment .