Economy 29 October 2018 Podcast: The 2018 Budget Special The New Statesman podcast with Helen Lewis and Stephen Bush. Getty NSSign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Helen and Stephen are joined by Sir Howard Davies, chairman of RBS and former deputy governor of the Bank of England, to dissect this year's budget. What has Philip Hammond kept up his sleeve for Brexit? Is austerity really 'coming to an end'? And what's the deal with the tax cut for higher earners? All these questions, and many others, answered. Send us your questions for future episodes via Twitter @ns_podcasts, @helenlewis or @stephenkb. You can subscribe to the podcast on Apple here, on Google/Android here or with this RSS feed: http://rss.acast.com/newstatesman, or listen using the player below: › Budget 2018: The OBR shows how Brexit has hurt the UK economy Subscribe To stay on top of global affairs and enjoy even more international coverage subscribe for just £1 per month!