Analysis and action on living standards
The Resolution Foundation’s response to the 2017 Spring Budget.
The latest edition of our annual living standards audit.
This report launches our new Intergenerational Commission.
Two big 2016 events dominate our view of the labour market and likely developments in the coming years.
Does the cap fit? How the social care cap will work, and what it might mean for individual & gov't spending on care: resolutionfoundation.org/media/blog/the… Retweeted by
The gap between rich and poor people has narrowed a bit since 2007, but the gap between regions has widened. My blog
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.@kevinhorourke says demographic pressures are an opportunity - there are huge investment demands in Africa #globalisation
.@kevinhorourke I'm dubious about the benefits of international capital flows, big flows are from China to America #globalisation
.@kevinhorourke: to be a liberal internationalist in the 30s you were in favour of the gold standard, analogy may be w/ Euro #globalisation
.@swatdhingraLSE says hopefully in its modern industrial strategy govt is thinking about how to regenerate local economies #globalisation
.@swatdhingraLSE says many counties who voted overwhelmingly to leave are going to feel hit of leaving EU much more #globalisation
.@swatdhingraLSE: during the financial crisis people on lowest incomes were compensated and moved up, more regressive now #globalisation
.@KingEconomist if we can't rescue #globalisation we may well end up with a series of regional stories/rivalries, back to 19C
.@KingEconomist: 2nd wildcard is technology not always being a +ve - social media encourages 'herding' of ideas, reshoreing #globalisation