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Daily Mail
UK workers suffered biggest drop in wages among advanced countriescountries have shown that it is possible to increase employment and living stan
UK workers suffered biggest drop in wages among advanced countries
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
countries have shown that it is possible to increase employment and living standards at the same time.' The influential Institute for Fiscal Studies said it was unusual that wages had been so sluggish for such a long time after the 2008-2009... Read more
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Times of Malta
Brexit rewrites UK budget rulescomes in late November or early December. “There is going to need to be a reth
Brexit rewrites UK budget rules
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
comes in late November or early December. “There is going to need to be a rethink,” said Paul Johnson, director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies, a non-partisan think-tank which scrutinises the public finances. Just sticking with the plans... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Brexit rewrites UK budget rules as borrowing set for first big rise since 2010comes in late November or early December. “There is going to need to be a reth
Brexit rewrites UK budget rules as borrowing set for first big rise since 2010
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
comes in late November or early December. “There is going to need to be a rethink,” said Paul Johnson, director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies, a non-partisan think-tank which scrutinises the public finances. Just sticking with the plans... Read more
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3d
Fortune
The UK Is About to Hit ‘Reset’ After Brexit and Likely Raise Borrowingcomes in late November or early December. “There is going to need to be a reth
The UK Is About to Hit ‘Reset’ After Brexit and Likely Raise Borrowing
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
comes in late November or early December. “There is going to need to be a rethink,” said Paul Johnson, director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies, a non-partisan think-tank which scrutinises the public finances. Just sticking with the plans... Read more
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3d
Reuters
Brexit rewrites UK budget rules as borrowing set for first big rise since 2010comes in late November or early December. "There is going to need to be a reth
Brexit rewrites UK budget rules as borrowing set for first big rise since 2010
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
comes in late November or early December. "There is going to need to be a rethink," said Paul Johnson, director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies, a non-partisan think-tank which scrutinizes the public finances. Just sticking with the plans... Read more
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6d
Lancashire Telegraph
Recession warning as UK economy shows 'dramatic deterioration' post-Brexit votehas persuaded the (Bank's) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to cut interest rate
Recession warning as UK economy shows 'dramatic deterioration' post-Brexit vote
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
has persuaded the (Bank's) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to cut interest rates by about 50 basis points in the past." Institute for Fiscal Studies director Paul Johnson said the report did not mean a recession was inevitable. "It's a useful... Read more
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6d
Wandsworth Guardian
Recession warning as UK economy shows 'dramatic deterioration' post-Brexit votehas persuaded the (Bank's) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to cut interest rate
Recession warning as UK economy shows 'dramatic deterioration' post-Brexit vote
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
has persuaded the (Bank's) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to cut interest rates by about 50 basis points in the past." Institute for Fiscal Studies director Paul Johnson said the report did not mean a recession was inevitable. "It's a useful... Read more
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6d
West Moreland Gazette
Recession warning as UK economy shows 'dramatic deterioration' post-Brexit votehas persuaded the (Bank's) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to cut interest rate
Recession warning as UK economy shows 'dramatic deterioration' post-Brexit vote
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
has persuaded the (Bank's) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to cut interest rates by about 50 basis points in the past." Institute for Fiscal Studies director Paul Johnson said the report did not mean a recession was inevitable. "It's a useful... Read more
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6d
Croydon Guardian
Recession warning as UK economy shows 'dramatic deterioration' post-Brexit votehas persuaded the (Bank's) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to cut interest rate
Recession warning as UK economy shows 'dramatic deterioration' post-Brexit vote
Croydon Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
has persuaded the (Bank's) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to cut interest rates by about 50 basis points in the past." Institute for Fiscal Studies director Paul Johnson said the report did not mean a recession was inevitable. "It's a useful... Read more
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9d
Scotsman
Scottish independence would bring five years of cuts, says SNP MPthe possible loss of sovereignty on monetary policy and budget decisions. Even
Scottish independence would bring five years of cuts, says SNP MP
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
the possible loss of sovereignty on monetary policy and budget decisions. Even before the vote to leave the EU, the Institute for Fiscal Studies warned falling oil prices mean Scotland faces a budget deficit of six per cent of GDP, or £12.8... Read more
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10d
express
Britain’s middle classes so hard-hit they have become the NEW POORmiddle class British families are classified as the “new poor” as workers’ wage
Britain’s middle classes so hard-hit they have become the NEW POOR
express / Posted 10 days ago
middle class British families are classified as the “new poor” as workers’ wages sink below the poverty line. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) revealed that a staggering two thirds of UK children living in “absolute poverty” have one... Read more
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10d
Reading Evening Post
The latest news from Britain and around the worldclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Reading Evening Post / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
walesonline
The latest news from Britain and around the worldclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
The latest news from Britain and around the world
walesonline / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Manchester Evening News
The latest news from Britain and around the worldclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Manchester Evening News / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
birminghammail
The latest news from Britain and around the worldclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
The latest news from Britain and around the world
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
chroniclelive
The latest news from Britain and around the worldclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
The latest news from Britain and around the world
chroniclelive / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Surrey Advertiser
The latest news from Britain and around the worldclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Liverpool Echo
Morning news headlines: Jeremy Corbyn would beat single challenger for Labour leadership, poll finds; MPs vote for trident renewal amid Labour splitclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Morning news headlines: Jeremy Corbyn would beat single challenger for Labour leadership, poll finds; MPs vote for trident renewal amid Labour split
Liverpool Echo / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Daily Record
Tory assault on poor felt most not by those who are IN workbefore the 2008 financial meltdown. Middle-income families now more closely re
Tory assault on poor felt most not by those who are IN work
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
before the 2008 financial meltdown. Middle-income families now more closely resemble poor families than in the past, the Institute for Fiscal Studies have found. It’s no good hailing positive developments in the economy when these problems are... Read more
10d
BBC News
Young suffer while pensioners prosper, think tank findsfinds Young people have suffered a drop in income since the financial crisis,
Young suffer while pensioners prosper, think tank finds
BBC News / Posted 10 days ago
finds Young people have suffered a drop in income since the financial crisis, but pensioners have enjoyed a big rise, the Institute for Fiscal Studies said. Pensioners were now the least likely group to be in income poverty, the think tank... Read more
10d
Harrow Times
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Harrow Times / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
This is West Country
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
This is West Country / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Gazette News
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Gazette News / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Bolton News
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Bolton News / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Belfast Telegraph
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Wandsworth Guardian
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Croydon Guardian
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Croydon Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Hampshire Chronicle
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
This is Oxfordshire
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Lancashire Telegraph
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
West Moreland Gazette
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Kingston Guardian
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Kingston Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Oxford Mail
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Streatham Guardian
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Streatham Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Bury Times
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Bury Times / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Gazette
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
guardian-series
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures showclassified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is
Majority of children in absolute poverty have working parent, figures show
guardian-series / Posted 10 days ago
classified as living in "absolute poverty" now have at least one parent who is in work, according to new research. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said a study of the official household below average income figures showed the problems of... Read more
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10d
Daily Record
The scale of kids hit by absolute poverty was laid bare by a shock reportbelow the Government’s “absolute poverty” threshold live in workless households
The scale of kids hit by absolute poverty was laid bare by a shock report
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
below the Government’s “absolute poverty” threshold live in workless households, according to research by experts at the Institute for Fiscal Studies. Two-thirds of children classified as poor are in poverty even though at least one parent is in... Read more
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13d
Namibia Economist
British economy policy is not helping those at the bottomgovernment policy is extremely regressive. The plan is to save £12 billion in w
British economy policy is not helping those at the bottom
Namibia Economist / Posted 13 days ago
government policy is extremely regressive. The plan is to save £12 billion in working-age welfare between now and 2020. The Institute for Fiscal Studies has forecast that over that period tax-and-benefit changes will hit those at the bottom much... Read more
13d
The New Statesman
How Jeremy Corbyn can realistically abolish student tuition feesuniversity finance system is a disaster. Young people now face typical debts of
How Jeremy Corbyn can realistically abolish student tuition fees
The New Statesman / Posted 13 days ago
university finance system is a disaster. Young people now face typical debts of £44,000 on graduation, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies. Three quarters of new graduates are not expected to pay off their loans by the time their 30... Read more
14d
express
Boris Johnson called a ‘LIAR’ by top French MinisterVote Leave and Mr Johnson touted during the referendum campaign as how much Bri
Boris Johnson called a ‘LIAR’ by top French Minister
express / Posted 14 days ago
Vote Leave and Mr Johnson touted during the referendum campaign as how much Britain sends per week to be in the EU. The Institute for Fiscal Studies has dismissed the figure as “absurd”. Mr Johnson attended a Bastille Day at reception at the... Read more
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14d
The New Statesman
Climate Change has vanished in the Cabinet reshuffle - how scared should we be?a classic Osborne tactic was postponement. He missed key deficit reduction targ
Climate Change has vanished in the Cabinet reshuffle - how scared should we be?
The New Statesman / Posted 14 days ago
a classic Osborne tactic was postponement. He missed key deficit reduction targets in his last Budget – causing the Institute for Fiscal Studies to predict he would need an extra year of austerity. Brexit has simply added more pressure. In... Read more
14d
The New Statesman
Philip Hammond has only postponed the Punishment Budgeta classic Osborne tactic was postponement. He missed key deficit reduction targ
Philip Hammond has only postponed the Punishment Budget
The New Statesman / Posted 14 days ago
a classic Osborne tactic was postponement. He missed key deficit reduction targets in his last Budget – causing the Institute for Fiscal Studies to predict he would need an extra year of austerity. Brexit has simply added more pressure. In... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
M60 drivers face delays following collision near Denton Island and Ashton-under-LyneThe proportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has f
M60 drivers face delays following collision near Denton Island and Ashton-under-Lyne
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
The proportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has fallen from 69% to 50% since 1994-95, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) found. A memorial stone will be unveiled today in honour of PC Fiona Bones and PC Nicola... Read more
15d
Reading Evening Post
The latest news from Britain and around the worldproportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has falle
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Reading Evening Post / Posted 15 days ago
proportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has fallen from 69% to 50% since 1994-95, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) found. Last year, the same families received 30% of their income from benefits and tax... Read more
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walesonline
The latest news from Britain and around the worldproportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has falle
The latest news from Britain and around the world
walesonline / Posted 15 days ago
proportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has fallen from 69% to 50% since 1994-95, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) found. Last year, the same families received 30% of their income from benefits and tax... Read more
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15d
Manchester Evening News
The latest news from Britain and around the worldproportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has falle
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
proportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has fallen from 69% to 50% since 1994-95, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) found. Last year, the same families received 30% of their income from benefits and tax... Read more
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15d
birminghammail
The latest news from Britain and around the worldproportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has falle
The latest news from Britain and around the world
birminghammail / Posted 15 days ago
proportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has fallen from 69% to 50% since 1994-95, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) found. Last year, the same families received 30% of their income from benefits and tax... Read more
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15d
chroniclelive
The latest news from Britain and around the worldproportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has falle
The latest news from Britain and around the world
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
proportion of middle-income children living in an owner-occupied home has fallen from 69% to 50% since 1994-95, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) found. Last year, the same families received 30% of their income from benefits and tax... Read more
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