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Guaranteeing the right start: Preventing youth unemployment after Covid-19

Publication Report Jobs & skills Young people IPPR
Topic: Jobs & skills

Fit for Purpose. The reform of incapacity benefit

This report calls for a new benefits framework to create solid foundations for the long term. It sets out practical policies to support people with health problems or disability get back to work and...

06/12/2004
Publication Jobs & skills Report

The Missing Million Supporting disabled people into work

The authors show current policies to be inadequate to meet the scale and importance of the challenge of supporting many more disabled people into work. They suggest seven key themes that the...

01/09/2003
Publication Jobs & skills Business Report

A New Contract for Retirement

The policy recommendations from our major research project on pensions and long-term care. Since 1997 Labour has devoted much time and effort to pensions and long-term care reform. Both areas have...

03/07/2002
Publication Jobs & skills Report Older people

A new contract for retirement: Modelling policy options to 2050

> Acts as a companion volume to A New Contract for Retirement , and contains three new and important contributions to the debates about pensions and long-term care. Can be bought together with A...

15/04/2002
Publication Jobs & skills Business Older people Report

The Asset-effect

The government has proposed two innovative asset-based welfare policies: the Child Trust Fund and the Savings Gateway. Part of the rationale for the development of an asset-based approach is that...

30/11/2001
Publication Business Report Jobs & skills

Asset-based Welfare: International Comparisons

Helping people on low incomes to accumulate assets is moving into the welfare policy limelight in the UK. This debate is taking place in many countries around the globe, the experiences of four such...

05/01/2001
Publication Business Report Jobs & skills

Assets and Progressive Welfare

> In this publication, asset-based ideas are explored from three different perspectives and lessons drawn from academic, policy-making and practical contexts. A progressive approach to asset-building...

03/01/2001
Publication Business Report Jobs & skills

Ownership for all

Many within Britain have little security in the form of assets or savings. Yet in the past, policies to promote saving and investment have relied almost exclusively on the tax system. In Ownership...

02/01/2000
Publication Jobs & skills Business Report