Publications

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Older workers, Later lives

Older workers, Later Lives
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Living pensions

Living pensions
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Coronavirus Financial Impact Tracker: 2022

Coronavirus Financial Impact Tracker: 2022
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A New Deal for the Self Employed

A New Deal for the self employed
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New pension rules, choices people make

New pension rules, choices people make
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What are the options for reforming pensions taxation?

What are the options for reforming pensions taxation?
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Homeless young people's experiences of food insecurity

Homeless young people's experiences of food insecurity
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The impact of unemployment on single parents

The impact of unemployment on single parents
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Emergency support in the social security system

Emergency support in the social security system
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Child poverty – the Scottish government's delivery plan

Child poverty - the Scottish government's delivery plan
Home county

Options for taxing main residence capital gains

Home County
Rapid evidence review

The financial impact of the pandemic: A review of the literature

The financial impact of the pandemic: A review of the literature

Financial well-being: Adult children living at home

Financial well-being of adult children living at home
Economic downturn

Coronavirus financial impact tracker: December 2021

Coronavirus financial impact tracker: December 2021

Key workers during the pandemic

Key workers during the pandemic
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Coronavirus pandemic: Social and economic impact on women

Coronavirus pandemic: Social and economic impact on women
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Financial security in Scotland: Securing a living income

Financial security in Scotland: Securing a living income
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Betting in the UK: How to tackle problem gambling

Betting in the UK: How to tackle problem gambling
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Social security: reviewing the decision-making system

Social security: reviewing the decision-making system
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Single parents: Tracking the effects of the coronavirus pandemic

Single parents: Tracking the effects of the coronavirus pandemic (6 months on)
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Surviving economic abuse: Economic abuse throughout the pandemic

Surviving economic abuse: Economic abuse throughout the pandemic
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Social security: understanding public attitudes

Social security: understanding public attitudes
Rural poverty

Rural Lives: understanding financial hardship and vulnerability in rural areas

Rural financial hardship: Final report
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Coronavirus financial impact tracker: March 2021

Coronavirus financial impact tracker: March 2021
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Those excluded from government's income replacement schemes

People excluded from governments income replacement schemes
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Employment, income and council tax during the COVID-19 crisis

Employment, income and council tax during the COVID-19 crisis
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Low pay: the impacts of the Covid-19 crisis on low-paid and insecure workers

Covid, personal finances, and policy: evidence from bank account data
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Covid, personal finances, and policy: evidence from bank account data

Covid, personal finances, and policy: evidence from bank account data
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High pay: analysis of pay ratios in the UK

High pay: analysis of pay ratios in the UK
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In-work poverty: the role of working hours

In-work poverty: the role of working hours
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Tax policy reforms: finances after the coronavirus pandemic

Tax policy reforms: finances after the coronavirus pandemic

Spending and saving through the coronavirus pandemic

Consumer spending impact of coronavirus pandemic

Financial security in Scotland: responding to the coronavirus pandemic

Financial security in Scotland responding to the coronavirus pandemic

Public attitudes on taxation

Demos

Public attitudes on taxation

Income protection policies: effectiveness during coronavirus pandemic

The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)

Income protection policies effectiveness during coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus financial impact tracker: September 2020

Standard Life Foundation

Coronavirus financial impact tracker Sept 2020

Low-paid workers: impact of coronavirus pandemic - Labour Force Survey analysis

Low-paid workers impact of coronavirus pandemic Labour Force Survey analysis

Coronavirus financial impact tracker: June 2020

Coronavirus financial impact tracker June 2020

Personal finances: impact of coronavirus pandemic

Personal finances impact of coronavirus pandemic

High pay: interim analysis of pay ratios in the UK

High pay interim analysis of pay ratios in the UK

Coronavirus financial impact tracker: effectiveness of coronavirus safety nets

Coronavirus financial impact tracker effectiveness of coronavirus safety nets

Universal Credit: effectiveness during coronavirus pandemic

Universal Credit effectiveness during coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus financial impact tracker: April 2020

Coronavirus financial impact tracker April 2020

Spending research review

Spending research review

Borrowing research review

Borrowing research review