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This report from UK think tank IPPR looks at the rise of working poverty and fixing Britain's

Tackling Covid-19: A case for better financial support to self-isolate

This report from UK think tank the Nuffield Trust looks at financial support for those that need

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This report from UK think tank Resolution Foundation looks at lessons from the Covid-19 crisis for our

Unsafe children

This report from UK think tank the Centre for Social Justice looks at how to drive up

Inequalities in education, skills, and incomes in the UK

This report from UK think tank the IFS looks at the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic on

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Welfare reports

By Adam Corlett

In 2017, Members of the Scottish Parliament unanimously voted the Child Poverty (Scotland) Act 2017 into law, creating targets for…

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By Ryan Shorthouse; Sam Lampier; Anvar Sarygulov

Universal Credit is one of the most significant reforms of the welfare system in the UK for decades. Initially, it…

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By Josh Emden; Luke Murphy; Hywel Lloyd

This report from the UK think tank IPPR looks at the findings of the Income Crisis Taskforce and establishing common…

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By Adam Corlett

Detailed data about household incomes comes with a considerable lag. And while the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) produces economic…

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By Patrick Hall; Caio Zanforlin; Anna Jandura-Cessna

The Employment Flexibility Index of LFMI quantifies a great divergence in employment regulations between EU countries. Of the 41 countries…

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By Various authors

In a spending review year, Cities Outlook 2019 explores how local government cuts since 2010 have impacted UK cities, finding…

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By Tom Pollard

Will the Department for Work and Pensions ever be capable of delivering a pathway from poverty for ill and disabled…

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By Frank Young

Supporting active fatherhood should be seen within the context of the Government’s approach to social reform. This report sets out…

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By Paul Hunter

This latest report from UK think tank The Smith Institute looks at why poverty and inequality is increasing in outer…

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