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Public finances in practice: a European perspective

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Dr Susanna Di Feliciantonio, Head of EU Public Affairs at ICAEW says public money matters because of the size of the public purse and importance of public spending in delivering public goods.

Public finances in practice: a European perspective

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Dr Susanna Di Feliciantonio, Head of EU Public Affairs at ICAEW says public money matters because of the size of the public purse and importance of public spending in delivering public goods.

Managing the public balance sheet

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Martin Wheatcroft highlights that balance sheet management has not been an area of focus for governments until very recently. However, this is changing as governments around the world experience low growth in tax revenues and inexorable pressure on spending.

ICAEW contribution to the IFS Green Budget

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As ICAEW once again provides expert analysis of the UK Government’s accounts for the IFS Green Budget, Ross Campbell reflects on the important role professional accountants can play in advising on public finances.

State of the nation – Autumn Statement

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ICAEW's Ross Campbell considers what the accountancy profession can bring to the process of making and commenting on fiscal plans.

EU and global public sector accounting

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Martin Manuzi and Simon Tosserams share their view on why European public sector accounting requires urgent reform.

The public finances have some explaining to do

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When it comes to government spending the figures can look more than a little confusing, but Martin Wheatcroft is committed to helping simplify the jargon.

Gender pay gap reporting

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While ICAEW welcomes any move to improve gender inequality, Henning Diederichs raises some concerns about gender pay gap reporting.

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