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Benefit to all?

This report from UK think tank Bright Blue looks at the financial experience of Universal Credit claimants

No longer managing

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

In need of support?

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

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Welfare reports

By Paul Hunter

This latest report from UK think tank The Smith Institute looks at Universal Credit and rent arrears in Southwark. This…

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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 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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By David Finch; Laura Gardiner

This briefing note focuses on the implications of recent changes to Universal Credit (UC) – in particular the £1,000 increase…

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By Conor D'Arcy; David Finch

This report sets out the method through which the Living Wage rates in London and the rest of the UK…

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By Various Authors

Government is quietly shifting costs of public services on to individuals. Where government can get people to pay directly for…

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By The Social Metrics Commission

Our CEO, Philippa Stroud established the Social Metrics Commission with the sole aim of developing new measures of poverty for…

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