A stunning Infographic from David McCandless of Information is Beautiful. Note the £1 billion raise in capital gains compared to the £13 billion raise to VAT. An interesting perspective on these comments is offered by Joseph Stiglitz. Spotted via Boing Boing.
This issue of BBC's "More Or Less" is partly about whether the emergency budget is regressive or progressive http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/radio4/moreorless/moreorless_20100625-1400a.mp3Post a Comment