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08

Apr

Benefit sanctions in Northern Ireland are low and should stay low

sanctioning is much lower in Northern Ireland than in Great Britain. There is little … government in Northern Ireland can and should minimise their … April 2012 and January 2015 in Northern Ireland. The bars show the average proportion of JSA

  • Author: Adam Tinson
  • Category: Social Security and Welfare Reform

03

Dec

There are better responses to an ageing population than austerity

on the fiscal implications of Northern Ireland’s ageing population. There’s a general … and which we reproduced for Northern Ireland in the graph below. It shows that between

  • Author: Hannah Aldridge
  • Category: Economic Policy

24

Apr

No easy way out on welfare reform for Northern Ireland

welfare reform does not offer the Northern Ireland Assembly a way to avoid difficult … showing that Northern Ireland is set to lose … The Northern Ireland Executive is also constrained in both its

  • Author: Adam Tinson
  • Category: Social Security and Welfare Reform

25

Mar

Declining incomes and rising poverty: Northern Ireland is falling behind the rest of the UK

Ireland has been hard hit by a weak labour market … noted that Northern Ireland was in a sort of … the latest set of figures on Northern Ireland show a situation that has

  • Author: Adam Tinson
  • Category: Income and Poverty

19

Mar

London's booming - the capital is no longer the UK's unemployment hotspot

then Scotland and Northern Ireland. The South … the rises in Scotland and Northern Ireland have been smaller than elsewhere. So much

  • Author: Tom MacInnes
  • Category: Work and Pay

17

Jan

Income poverty and material deprivation in the UK: an EU comparison

Ireland had a higher level of poverty under this

  • Author: Tom MacInnes
  • Category: Income and Poverty

04

May

Poverty and welfare reform in Northern Ireland

our latest report on poverty in Northern Ireland. The launch is an opportunity for us to … report suggested that Northern Ireland is in a kind of holding pattern following

  • Author: Tom MacInnes
  • Category: Social Security and Welfare Reform