Social mobility

A huge amount of study has been undertaken into the causes of poverty, and the routes out of it. Time and again, [...]

9 December 2015
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It's our national obsession, but now there are seven different social classes to be defined by, do you really [...]

8 December 2015
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​Slashing social rents will benefit the exchequer more than tenants, research published today by think tank [...]

5 November 2015
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It's “Living Wage Week”. For seven days, the Living Wage Foundation’s campaign for employers to pay workers [...]

3 November 2015
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It was only two-and-a-half years ago that an economic statistic threatened to kill off George Osborne’s economic [...]

30 October 2015
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There is a growing recognition that current social welfare programmes are inadequate at best and counterproductive [...]

27 October 2015
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It is an alarming and uncomfortable fact that the UK has one of the poorest rates of social mobility in the developed [...]

16 October 2015
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David Cameron said the new Kent grammar school does not change policy. Well, England thinks it should do – as [...]

16 October 2015
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Women are less likely to receive bonuses than men, according to damning new findings from employment firm Glassdoor. [...]

16 October 2015
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When major political parties agree on an issue, worry. For the past decade, “social mobility” – the movement [...]

13 October 2015
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Union leaders are singing the praises of newly-elected Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn after he used one of his first [...]

15 September 2015
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London’s booming population is creating a massive demand for new schools. The capital requires 113,000 new school [...]

7 September 2015
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There’s an elephant in the boardroom. According to a survey of the finance directors of many of the UK’s largest [...]

4 September 2015
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Londoners hoping to buy their first home will not get much help from the government, according to a new report [...]

26 August 2015
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If a privately educated person and a state educated person enter the same profession at the same time, with the [...]

6 August 2015
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