12th February 2008

Citizen’s Income Newsletter 2008 – Issue 1

Editorial Growing inequality In July, the Joseph Rowntree Foundation published the results of two research projects on inequality. In their report Poverty, wealth and place in Britain 1968 to 2005, Read More

12th November 2007

Citizen’s Income Newsletter 2007 – Issue 3

Editorial The Work and Pensions Select Committee’s report Benefits Simplification It is a real pleasure to read the Work and Pensions Select Committee Report, Benefits Simplification, published on the 26th Read More

12th June 2007

Citizen’s Income Newsletter 2007 – Issue 2

Editorial There are some landmark articles in this issue of the Citizen’s Income Newsletter. We report on our questionnaire survey of the House of Lords. We have achieved a statistically Read More

12th February 2007

Citizen’s Income Newsletter 2007 – Issue 1

Editorial Private Eye We couldn’t resist a recent news item: Gordon Brown’s tax credit policy isn’t just driving claimants mad: it’s thrown his own staff into a state of gibbering Read More

13th November 2006

Citizen’s Income Newsletter 2006 – Issue 3

Editorial It is sixty years since unconditional benefits for children were first paid. The Family Allowance was established by the Family Allowance Act 1945 and was paid to families with Read More

13th June 2006

Citizen’s Income Newsletters 2006 – Issue 2

Editorial The Child Poverty Action Group’s recent publication Poverty: the stats: Analysis of the latest poverty statistics in Great Britain (April 2006) discusses definitions of poverty and different ways of Read More