Leunig, Tim (2011) Budget 2011: The new flat rate pension will reduce poverty among the retired, but employers who offer good pensions may be penalised financially as a result. British Politics and Policy at LSE (28 Mar 2011) Blog Entry.
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Last Wednesday’s budget introduced the government’s plans for a flat rate pension credit. While Tim Leunig welcomes these plans, he finds that the burden for funding this new system may well fall on employers in a significant way.
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|Library of Congress subject classification:||H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
|Sets:||Departments > Economic History
Research centres and groups > Spatial Economics Research Centre
Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
|Date Deposited:||08 Apr 2011 11:33|
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