Welfare

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The decades of disruption

This latest report from UK think tank IPPR looks at the welfare settlement needed to tackle new

Working through it

This latest report from UK think tank Reform looks at the UK's Job Retention Scheme in comparison

Household debt and problem debt in British cities

This latest report from UK think tank Centre for Cities looks at levels of debt in people

Public service futures

This latest report from think tank the Fabian Society and the Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS)

Separate support?

This latest report from UK think tank Bright Blue looks at Scottish public opinion on social security.

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By Jennifer Macpherson; Matthew Oakley

This report from the UK think tank the Social Market Foundation gives a 2019 update on the silent crisis of…

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By Harry Quilter-Pinner; Dean Hochlaf; Clare McNeil

This report from the UK think tank IPPR looks at ending austerity in the UK. Since 2010/11, successive UK governments…

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By Harry Quilter-Pinner; Dean Dochlaf

This report from the UK think tank IPPR examines the case for free personal care in England. Adult social care…

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By Carla Ayrton; Peter Kenway; Josh Holden

This report from the UK think New Policy Institute examines the very varied provision of council tax support (CTS), discretionary…

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By Damian Green

This report from the UK think tank Centre for Policy Studies puts forward a bold and comprehensive proposal to secure the…

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By Harry Quilter Pinner; Dean Hochlaf

“A decade after the financial crash, people need to know that the austerity it led to is over.” These were…

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By Ben Glover

Will it ever be possible for the Department for Work and Pensions to engage effectively with ‘harder-to-help’ groups? That was…

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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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