Budget briefing


  • 22/03/2012
This key event for journalists and policy makers will feature expert economic analysis the morning after the crucial 2012 Budget. Panellists will evaluate the measures taken by George Osborne and discuss whether enough has been done to promote economic growth.

The panel will be chaired by Mark Littlewood (Director General, IEA) and the following guests will speak:

Philip Booth (Editorial Director, IEA)
Ruth Lea (Economic Adviser, Arbuthnot Banking Group; former Head of the Policy Unit, Institute of Directors)
Matthew Sinclair (Director, TPA)
Andrew Lilico (IEA Shadow Monetary Policy Committee and IEA fellow; Director and Principal of Europe Economics)

We know you are all extremely busy, so for your diaries we will finish by 11:00 am.

Who: The TaxPayers’ Alliance (TPA) and the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA)

What: Post-Budget media briefing

Where: The Institute of Economic Affairs, 2 Lord North Street, Westminster, SW1P 3LB (entrance on Great Peter Street)

When: 9:15 for 9:30am, Thursday 22nd March 2012

RSVP: If you would like to attend the briefing, please email [email protected].

Media contacts

For further information about this event or to book interviews with any of the speakers, please contact:

Ruth Porter
Communications Director, The Institute of Economic Affairs
[email protected]
07751 717 7781


Robert Oxley
Campaign Manager, The TaxPayers’ Alliance
[email protected]
07544 933 215