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Daily catch-up: the gap between rich and poor has narrowed (a little) since the banking crisis

Daily catch-up: the gap between rich and poor has narrowed (a little) since the banking crisis | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
The Prime Minister and Chancellor seized yesterday on a report from the Institute for Fiscal Studies, which said that median incomes have at last recovered their pre-crash level.
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Benefits bill 'virtually unchanged' in four years

Benefits bill 'virtually unchanged' in four years | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

The Institute for Fiscal Studies finds that the biggest cuts in the welfare system are 'yet to come' and that people of working age could see their benefits slashed by 23 per cent.

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Lib Dems say they would block Labour from cutting tuition fees in any future coalition

Lib Dems say they would block Labour from cutting tuition fees in any future coalition | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
The Liberal Democrats would block Labour from cutting university tuition fees to £6,000 if the parties went into coalition after the next election, a senior party figure has indicated.
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Low income households hardest hit, warns IFS

Low income households hardest hit, warns IFS | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Tax and benefit changes brought in by Coalition government have hit the poorest and families with children, says Institute for Fiscal Studies
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