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While the Living Wage is hugely important, it is not enough on its own to guarantee someone a life free of poverty

Bance, Antonia (2012) While the Living Wage is hugely important, it is not enough on its own to guarantee someone a life free of poverty. British Politics and Policy at LSE (08 Nov 2012). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

While the nascent political consensus around the Living Wage is to be welcomed, Shelter’s Antonia Bance questions the common assumption that all we need to do to eliminate poverty is raise wages. The Living Wage is important but it must be supplemented by renewed attention to housing issues.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 12 Feb 2013 10:23
Last Modified: 12 Feb 2013 10:23
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/48557

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