Tuesday, March 23, 2010

How To Cut Public Spending (And Still Win An Election)

On Thursday this week, Biteback publishes a new book called HOW TO CUT PUBLIC SPENDING (AND STILL WIN AN ELECTION). It's desgined to advise all political parties on how they can cut government spending, borrowing and debt and still remain popular.

The Government is spending more than £5 for every £4 it raises in taxes, racking up hundreds of billions in new debts. The recession has exposed the parlous state of the public finances. Politicians irresponsible borrowing threatens to create a new economic crisis, driven by excessive, wasteful spending. If serious cuts aren't made then Britons face years of tax hikes and economic decline. All the major parties are planning to cut spending but none of them have set out a credible programme to make the tens of billions of cuts needed. In this book, the Taxpayers' Alliance presents the most thorough investigation yet of this vital issue and a plan to turn things around. Edited by Matthew Sinclair, their Research Director, it includes a detailed examination of the records of the major parties and sets out a detailed programme of potential cuts and essential reforms to ensure taxpayers get better value for money. Expert authors from around the world set out their experience of what it takes to successfully get a country s public finances in order.

You can preorder the book HERE. It should be in shops within a few days.

5 comments:

el-sid said...

Would be a bit more impressive if the "Biteback Shop" could actually spell the title correctly. Or is that a systematic thing in the Amazon database?

acup said...

I bet Mr. Brown and Mr. Cameron have read the wrong books lately, as they are both planning on spending £97bn on nuclear weapons replacement instead of thinking of efficient cuts...

Jimmy said...

If you can't wait till then, there's always this:

http://www.taxpayersalliance.org/quote/result

Jimmy said...

If you can't wait till then, there's always this:

http://www.taxpayersalliance.org/quote/result

Manfarang said...

"Expert authors from around the world"
Belize,Cayman Islands,Turks and Caicos.....