He will need to outline clearly his fiscal principles, so the market understands the commitment to fiscal discipline through reducing the ratio of debt to GDP.
Nobody doubts he faces tough choices. But Bailey should focus on monetary stability, not political posturing.
In this much-needed review, there needs to be a reassessment of its governance, transparency and accountability.
The Chancellor should not feel constrained by the OBR’s forecasts into limiting the actions he can take.
Our troubles will be compounded by Ministers’ import promotion policies, most pronounced in the Business, Energy and Agriculture departments.
If the Government wants to protect our long-term macroeconomic future, this is the correct step to take.
I thought it would be useful to pass on some phrases that have fallen into disuse, but might be needed again if the authorities don’t get their act together.
Much of Westminster seems hell bent on pursuing net zero – never mind what this means for the average household.
Government needs to reform the stucture of expert advice, and publish serious analysis of the cost of the options they face.
Wages are growing at their fastest rate for ten years, and employment is at a near-record high. But qualifications are necessary…
Let’s have Policy Board outside of the constraints of the Government machine – and a commission on what Britain should look like post-Brexit.
The present accounting rate is wrong, and the Government should intervene if necessary to ensure that it is put right.