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IFS Autumn Statement analysis

The Autumn Statement 2014 will be made by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, on Wednesday 3 December. IFS researchers will present their analysis at a briefing the following day, Thursday 4 December.

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IFS are recruiting: Press and Communications Manager

An exciting opportunity to join the IFS as a Press and Communications Manager (fixed term contract). The main purpose of this role is to promote the Institute and its research through the successful management of press and public relations. Deadline Wednesday 22 October.

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Public and private sector pay and pensions

Two new IFS reports find that the public private pay differential is broadly back to pre-crisis levels but pensions remain a big difference between sectors.

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