Kerslake review: Treasury ‘disempowers’ rest of Whitehall

The role of the UK Treasury has expanded to the point where it is “disempowering” other Whitehall departments, according to a review released this month by former Whitehall chief Bob Kerslake, who calls on the Treasury to revert to a more sharply defined mandate. The report argues that under powerful former chancellors Gordon Brown and … Continue reading Kerslake review: Treasury ‘disempowers’ rest of Whitehall