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Activation or redistribution? The mystery of tax credits

Sloman, Peter (2015) Activation or redistribution? The mystery of tax credits. British Politics and Policy at LSE (24 Nov 2015). Website.

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The latest row over welfare cuts has focussed attention on the merits and limitations of the tax credits system which Gordon Brown put in place almost twenty years ago. Peter Sloman examines why tax credits are so controversial and how the debate has been obscured for so long.

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Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
J Political Science > JL Political institutions (America except United States)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2017 15:47
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 19:59

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