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Pockets of inequality and poverty

Newspaper article

Agnes Norris Keiller examines the latest Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) report on the geography of inequality and poverty in Britain. Which regions have fared better or worse over recent decades and what are the lessons for a government looking to raise living standards?

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Report
In this report, we seek to understand why past recessions have had such different effects on income inequality. We also examine the potential impact of the next labour market downturn on the distribution of household incomes.