Budget deficit | Topics | tutor2u Economics

Occurs when government spending is greater than tax revenues. Reducing the deficit can be achieved by tax increases or cuts in government spending or a period of GDP growth which brings about a rise in direct and indirect tax revenues.

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  • In this activity students are appointed Chancellor of small country and must present their budgetary choices. They have a choice of running a budget surplus, budget deficit or even a...

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