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This presentation was delivered to the Low Pay Commission on 2nd October 2019.
IFS Working Paper W19/12
Our new research examines the reason for the increased in-work relative poverty rate in Britain over the last 25 years, which has risen by almost 5 percentage points from 13% to 18%.
Press release
For the first time, IFS researchers look at the effects of universal credit on people’s incomes over the longer run as well as the short run.