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heraldscotland
Revealed: the Tories new plan to squeeze the working poorThe in-work regime, which is expected to eventually apply to around one million
Revealed: the Tories new plan to squeeze the working poor
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
The in-work regime, which is expected to eventually apply to around one million people, is being trialled as part of Universal Credit, the new type of benefit which is being rolled out across the country. The DWP says its aim is “redefining the... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Immigration sanctions do not work', new research saysTough sanctions against companies who take on undocumented migrants do not stop
'Immigration sanctions do not work', new research says
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
Tough sanctions against companies who take on undocumented migrants do not stop the exploitation of foreign workers, according to new research. Professor Sonia McKay, from the University of West of England (UWE Bristol), and Professor Alice Bloch, a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Media coverage focusing on slim majority of the Conservative Party influences voter perceptionsThe research team surveyed 1,830 people from 600 Parliamentary constituencies t
Media coverage focusing on slim majority of the Conservative Party influences voter perceptions
PhysOrg / Posted 26 days ago
The research team surveyed 1,830 people from 600 Parliamentary constituencies to gauge their opinion about the performance of the new Conservative Government. Credit: Shutterstock Voters who read media reports highlighting the slim Parliamentary... Read more
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Science Daily
Migrant values adapt over just one generation: Migrants' thinking styles, social values rapidly shift over single generation to become more similar to those of the wider society they have moved into, new research has indicatedA study led by the University of Exeter has concluded that the children of peop
Migrant values adapt over just one generation: Migrants' thinking styles, social values rapidly shift over single generation to become more similar to those of the wider society they have moved into, new research has indicated
Science Daily / Posted 27 days ago
A study led by the University of Exeter has concluded that the children of people who migrated to the UK tend to think and reason in a way that is more typical of the wider UK population. The research allays fears that migrating communities will fail... Read more
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RTE News
Bruton says Government 'prudent' in BudgetThe European Commission has thrown its weight behind criticisms of Irish budget
Bruton says Government 'prudent' in Budget
RTE News / Posted 30 days ago
The European Commission has thrown its weight behind criticisms of Irish budget policy made by the Fiscal Advisory Council last autumn. In an unpublished report on the Irish economy, the Commission said that while the budget complies with EU rules,... Read more

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