ROSS CAMPBELL: How the Chancellor sets targets for overall public expenditure and investment, as well as how Treasury controls the way departments spend their allocation of capital and resource budgets.
GEMMA TETLOW: There needs to be a more fundamental change in the government’s approach to meeting fiscal targets.
ANDREW HARROP: Economic activism and fiscal prudence must go hand in hand under a Corbyn government
DAN CORRY: Those who think a tough Treasury is an obstacle to a radical left policy and want to weaken it and even break it up, get it all wrong.
ROSS CAMPBELL: A future Labour government must ensure an equilibrium between creating the conditions for economic growth, running government efficiently and setting sustainable tax rates.
JIM MCMAHON MP: More than one fifth of the UK’s population live in poverty. The poverty premium means those people often pay more.