Goulden, Chris (2011) The government’s benefits cuts mean that families are finding it even harder to make ends meet. British Politics and Policy at LSE (07 Jul 2011) Blog Entry.
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Rising inflation and the freezing and cutting of benefits for those in work mean that households are more squeezed than they were only a year ago – in fact wages need to have risen by 24 per cent for a family to reach the same standard of living as in 2010. Chris Goulden writes that this pressure on family budgets is likely to continue, and may even get worse.
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