Budget 2012: A Jubilee Budget

George Osborne delivered his 2012 Budget on 21 March. As we mark The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee year, how different does the UK economy look today to when Rab Butler delivered his Budget 60 years ago on 11 March 1952?


Budget 2012 - a Jubilee Budget

Key:

ONS - Office for National Statistics
IFS - Institute for Fiscal Studies
GDP - Gross domestic product
OBR - Office for Budget Responsibility