I’ve worked with The King’s Fund for many years, delivering the finance elements of their board and senior leader programmes across the country, including for medical directors and GP commissioners. It was a pleasure to present the Senior Clinical Leaders Programme for The King’s Fund. It’s fascinating to look at how little we all know about the workings of the UK economy and to compare that to our knowledge of the economic workings of our own individual NHS organisations.
The Treasury YouTube channel contains short but fascinating excerpts from speeches, notable figures and research into taxpayer knowledge.
Balance of Payments
The Balance of Payments problem the UK has suffered for many years in shown in the Office for National Statistics ONS figures:
This short video explains why the Treasury holds a Budget each year. It includes archive footage of six former Chancellors on Budget day:
OECD Health Report 2014
OECD Health Statistics- Health Statistics 2016
Office for National Statistics
Expenditure on Healthcare in the UK, 1997-2013
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