A New Generational Contract: the final report of the Intergenerational Commission

Document type
Report
Corporate author(s)
Intergenerational Foundation
Publisher
Resolution Foundation
Date of publication
18 May 2018
Subject(s)
Social Policy, Older Adults, Children and Young People
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the intergenerational challenges the country faces and sets out a policy programme to tackle them.

Key findings:

  • There is widespread concern that young adults may not achieve the progress their predecessors enjoyed.
  • Post-crisis employment has been strong, but young adults have experienced incredibly poor pay outcomes.
  • Millennials have lower home ownership rates and higher housing costs than their predecessors.

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