The Living Standards Audit 2019

This annual report, part of a decade-long series, from the UK think tank the Resolution Foundation takes a forensic look at both recent and longer-term trends in UK living standards. 

The Resolution Foundation consider how incomes have changed and for whom, and this year we dig deeper into what economic trends have driven those changes over the past 25 years. With a new Prime Minister arriving in Downing Street and living standards progress appearing to go backwards over recent years, we also ponder what we can learn from this detailed exploration of the past about how best to restart household income growth today.

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