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Covid and care: how to make job support schemes better

Bear, Laura, Pearson, Alice, Simpson, Nikita ORCID: 0000-0001-5260-3266, Vicol, Dora Olivia and Whittle, Catherine (2020) Covid and care: how to make job support schemes better. LSE Covid 19 Blog (29 Oct 2020). Blog Entry.

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Rishi Sunak’s job support schemes were ambitious – at least initially. But did they work? In fact, argue the LSE COVID and Care Research Group, they were conceived with a particular kind of worker in mind: an able-bodied white British national who could easily work from home. Future support schemes need to reflect the large numbers of people in precarious, informal work.

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Additional Information: © 2020 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Date Deposited: 12 Nov 2020 10:45
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 10:46

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