Intergenerational Fairness Index 2016

Document type
Report
Corporate author(s)
Intergenerational Foundation
Publisher
Intergenerational Foundation
Date of publication
14 August 2016
Subject(s)
Social Policy, Children and Young People, Community Development and Regeneration, Education and Skills, Employment, Health Services, Housing and Homelessness, Older Adults, Poverty Alleviation Welfare Benefits and Financial Inclusion
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

Download (2.1MB )

Now in its fifth year, the 2016 Intergenerational Fairness Index reveals the continuing stagnation in the position of younger generations in the UK. Key drivers are pensions and government debt. Small improvements in the supply of housing are undermined by the continuing cost – both of renting and buying. Low levels of investment in education, and declining levels of GCSE pass rates, have also acted as a drag on improving the prospects of younger generations.

Related to Social Policy

The winter (economy plan) is coming

Briefing on the Job Support Scheme

Low Pay Britain 2020

Report on the impact of the coronavirus on minimum wage policy

Macroeconomic Policy Outlook Q3 2020

Briefing on the outlook for the labour market during the coronavirus

Final furlough: six months on from the start of the Job Retention Scheme

Briefing on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

More items related to this subject