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The poverty trade-off : work incentives and income redistribution in Britain

Author: Stuart Adam; Mike Brewer; Andrew Shephard; Joseph Rowntree Foundation.
Publisher: Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2006.
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Two strategies that governments have to help people on low incomes - providing them with financial support directly, and encouraging them to earn more - generally conflict. This report provides new  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Adam, Stuart.
Poverty trade-off.
Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2006
(OCoLC)646871867
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stuart Adam; Mike Brewer; Andrew Shephard; Joseph Rowntree Foundation.
ISBN: 1861348630 9781861348630
OCLC Number: 70071090
Notes: "Published for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation by The Policy Press"--Title page verso.
Description: vii, 56 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Measuring financial work incentives --
3. Financial work incentives in Britain : 1979 to 2005 --
Work incentives in 2005 --
How do work incentives in 2005 vary by family type? --
Changes in work incentives over time --
Changes in work incentives for different groups --
4. Poverty, inequality and work incentives over time --
5. effects of possible tax and benefit reforms on work incentives and the distribution of income --
Increasing NIC rates --
Reducing NIC rates --
Increasing income support and other safety-net benefits --
Increasing child benefit --
Increasing the starting-rate limit --
Reducing the housing benefit taper --
Increasing WTC --
Increasing the child element of CTC --
Introducing a big-family premium in CTC --
Extending the baby addition in CTC --
Comparing the reforms --
6. Conclusion --
Patterns in work incentives --
Work incentives and income redistribution --
Government policy and the incentives-redistribution trade-off.
Other Titles: Work incentives and income redistribution in Britain
Responsibility: Stuart Adam, Mike Brewer and Andrew Shephard.
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