Baby-boomers concessions: how ticket discounts for a wealthier generation reinforce unfairness

Document type
Report
Author(s)
Hanton, Angus; Wall, Chloe
Publisher
Intergenerational Foundation
Date of publication
17 September 2018
Subject(s)
Social Policy, Poverty Alleviation Welfare Benefits and Financial Inclusion, Older Adults
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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This study unpacks the current intergenerational inequity of admission ticket discounts and provides suggestions for reform which would make access to the UK’s museums, galleries and heritage sites fairer across the generations, and make it free for poorer older people. It focuses on institutions which charge for admission, as opposed to those which offer free entrance.

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