Policy paper

2010 to 2015 government policy: deficit reduction

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Reducing the deficit - the gap between what we spend and raise in taxes – is central to the government’s economic plans. We also want to correct the imbalance between the public and private sectors that built up in the decade before the financial crisis began.

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This policy paper shows the policy of the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government.

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