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A welfare generation

This research paper looks at what people put in and take out from the welfare state over

Basic income around the world

The idea of a universal basic income (UBI) is that the state should give to all citizens

Falling through the cracks

The implementation of Universal Credit, by combining six in- and out-of-work benefits into one, could provide a

As good as it gets?

Recent strong growth in the incomes of pensioner households and reductions in pensioner poverty are to be

A Budget for intergenerational fairness?

Beyond facing down expected economic downgrades and clarifying the direction on Brexit, resetting the agenda on intergenerational

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By David Finch; George Bangham; Toby Phillips

This research paper looks at what people put in and take out from the welfare state over their lifetime, updating…

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By Otto Lehto

The idea of a universal basic income (UBI) is that the state should give to all citizens (or residents) a…

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By Toby Phillips

The implementation of Universal Credit, by combining six in- and out-of-work benefits into one, could provide a much needed refocus…

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By Laura Gardiner; David Finch

Recent strong growth in the incomes of pensioner households and reductions in pensioner poverty are to be welcomed. But set…

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By Laura Gardiner

Beyond facing down expected economic downgrades and clarifying the direction on Brexit, resetting the agenda on intergenerational fairness has emerged…

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By David Finch; Daniel Tomlinson; Mike Brewer

This Autumn marks the point at which the full Universal Credit system – serving all types of cases, rather than…

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By Daniel Mahoney

According to Rupert Harrison, George Osborne’s former special adviser, the triple lock on pensions was a Liberal Democrat demand for…

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By Simone Vibert

Demos has been undertaking research into the hidden costs associated with a motor neurone disease (MND) diagnosis for both individuals,…

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By David Finch

Our pre-election series of briefing notes have so far centred on the main parties’ approaches to deficit reduction and to…

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