Following the emergency budget

Following the emergency budget

Ekklesia's reporting, analysis and comment on the 22 June 2010 emergency budget began this morning and will be collated here:

We will especially be looking at the issues and concerns behind the headlines - in particular, indicators around social justice, green impact, the rich-poor divide and economic alternatives.

Preliminary scene-setting has been offered by political economist Ann Pettifor ( and Ekklesia co-director Simon Barrow (

We have also reported on proposals for tax justice from the churches and CAP, the call for an adjustment micro-levy on global financial transactions, and a groundbreaking new report called zerocarbonbritain2030.

Keywords: budget 2010
Creative Commons LicenseThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 England & Wales License. Although the views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent the views of Ekklesia, the article may reflect Ekklesia's values. If you use Ekklesia's news briefings please consider making a donation to sponsor Ekklesia's work here.