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The economic record of the UK coalition government

From National Institute Economic Review As we approach the 2015 UK General Election, this Review assesses the economic record of the 2010–15 Coalition government. The papers included in this issue cover not just an overview of developments in macroeconomic policy, … Continue reading

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Public health experts urge government to consider health effects of austerity

Austere or not? UK coalition government budgets and health inequalities From Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine The impact of austerity measures on health should be taken into account by the coalition government before it pursues further cuts. Public … Continue reading

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Welfare reform and labour market activation

Special Issue From Local Economy In 2010, the UK’s Coalition Government published its White Paper on welfare reform. A think-tank established by the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions generated documents on a number of shortcomings identified in the … Continue reading

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The dawn of ‘parent power’ from the development of UK educational Academies

Academies in context: Politics, business and philanthropy and heterarchical governance From  Management in Education The UK’s Coalition government, established earlier this year, announced their legislative program which adds up to a radical shake-up of education and fundamental political reform. Their … Continue reading

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