IFG - New IfG analysis: what are the scenarios for governing after the referendum?
As campaigning draws to a close the Institute for Government today releases its second paper in its Governing after the Referendum project examining future scenarios for Scotland and the UK.
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Work Foundation - Rapid action needed for people to meet challenges of changing world of work25/04/2019 14:35:00
Governments need to overhaul their approach to employment and jobs to reduce further social and economic tensions, according to a new report from the OECD. Without rapid action, many people, particularly the low skilled, will be left behind in the fast-changing world of work.
NIESR: Prospects for the World Economy25/04/2019 14:25:00
Tailwinds from accommodative financial conditions and the US fiscal stimulus boosted global economic growth during the past two years. As these have subsided, global growth has retreated somewhat from its cyclical peak.
JRF response to Food Foundation and Trussell Trust reports on food poverty25/04/2019 13:35:00
Campbell Robb, Chief Executive of the independent Joseph Rowntree Foundation, responded to the publication of the Food Foundation’s Children’s Future Food Inquiry and the Trussell Trust’s annual food bank data
IEA - Customs union membership will cost UK economic, trade and foreign policies25/04/2019 12:35:00
Remaining in a customs union with the EU would make it impossible for the UK to establish an independent trade policy, and render reclaiming policy areas such as agriculture and state aid an impossibility, an IEA briefing argues.
NIESR: Prospects for the UK Economy25/04/2019 11:37:00
Our main-case forecast is broadly for a continuation of current economic conditions.
IFS - Deficit low by historical standards, but debt much higher than pre-crisis25/04/2019 11:35:00
Yesterday, the Office for National Statitics (ONS) published their March 2019 public sector finance numbers for the UK. This bulletin presents the first provisional estimates of UK public sector finances for the latest full financial year (April 2018 to March 2019).
Policy Exchange - The Speaker should allow a third meaningful vote on the Brexit deal25/04/2019 10:35:00
By Sir Stephen Laws QC, Senior Fellow at Policy Exchange, and former First Parliamentary Counsel from 2006-12
IFS - Universal credit to hit 1.9 million by over £1,000 per year – though for many these losses are temporary25/04/2019 09:35:00
11 million adults (and a third of working-age ones) will be in households entitled to some universal credit (UC). Around 4.2 million of these will be at least £100 per year better off than under the current system and 4.6 million will – after transitional protection expires – be at least £100 per year worse off.