Chancellor Philip Hammond will deliver the first Spring Statement on Tuesday 13 March 2018, where he will respond to the OBR's latest economic and fiscal forecasts. This will also be an opportunity for him to set out government priorities and consultations ahead of the Autumn Budget.

The next morning at a briefing event in central London, IFS researchers will present their analysis of the public finances, putting them in the context of recent trends, and will discuss economic challenges facing the country. They will also respond to any announcements on policy made by the Chancellor and set out the impact of measures set to come into force this April.

The event will be chaired by Paul Johnson, Institute for Fiscal Studies.

Date: Wednesday 14 March, 10.00 - 11.30am

Venue: The Building Centre, Store Street, London, WC1E 7BT

Registration: 9:30 - 10:00, and the briefing will commence at 10:00 and finish at 11.30. Coffee and pastries will be served.

Visit the IFS website for more information and to purchase tickets.