Archive for December 10th, 2009

Chancellor’s Pre-Budget Report – Hill & Knowlton Public Affairs Analysis

Not strictly crisis-related but relevant to many of our readers, here’s a link to our Public Affairs team’s analysis of yesterday’s Pre-Budget Report.

From a crisis management perspective we’re very big on the importance of understanding what’s going on in the news cycle, and how this can affect a crisis you’re faced with at a given point in time. With the release of the Pre-Budget Report now done and dusted, the next six months are going to present us with one of the most pessimistic political debates most of us are likely to ever see. It will be fascinating to see how this affects the tone of reporting in the nation’s daily media, beyond the current doom and gloom camped out in the political and economic pages.