The Chancellor would like us to believe that a National Living Wage will make work pay, but the Government benefits more than low paid workers.
New analysis from Policy in Practice looks at the combined impact of these measures and finds that many low earning households will be worse off in 2020.
In light of DWP’s recent HBAI data Deven Ghelani, Policy in Practice, examines the link between welfare reform and poverty.
Poverty statistics released by the Department for Work and Pensions find one in five households are still living in poverty. Policy in Practice looks at the numbers.
Policy in Practice’s Lisa Stidle reviews Making The Most of Universal Credit, a report recently published by the Resolution Foundation.
The implementation of welfare reform in Northern Ireland is not a straight forward matter writes Deven Ghelani, one of the architects of Universal Credit.
Deven Ghelani, Policy in Practice, looks at where more welfare cuts could come from to meet the Election 2015 manifesto pledges.
A side by side comparison of welfare and related policies of the three main political parties for the 2015 General Election.
An in-depth overview of the German welfare system and its different benefits, with information about administration, sanctions and conditionality.
A general overview of the Spanish benefits system at a time of uncertainty.
The new report from the Financial Inclusion Commission argues that financial inclusion must be a priority for an incoming government.
Nutritional scientist Anika Knueppel reacts to a potential welfare reform policy advocating cutting benefits for overweight people.