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Welfare for sale, price to be discussed... From " the Welfare State" to " the Predator State"

Liebart, Deborah


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{
  "publisher": "Zenodo", 
  "DOI": "10.5281/zenodo.3232961", 
  "language": "eng", 
  "title": "Welfare for sale, price to be discussed...  From \" the Welfare State\" to \" the Predator State\"", 
  "issued": {
    "date-parts": [
      [
        2019, 
        5, 
        27
      ]
    ]
  }, 
  "abstract": "<p>Rising inequality in Europe and the United States, draconian austerity policies, growing pauperization of the middle classes, freeze of social benefits in the UK for the fourth year in a row, reform of the NHS, retirement points in France, the future of social policies looks bleak&hellip; it is the future of our societies, of the social state and of democracy which seems today threatened.</p>\n\n<p>&nbsp;</p>\n\n<p>The HBAI annual report reveals in March 2019 that 3.7 million British children live in absolute poverty for the period 2017-2018, compared to 3.5 million in the previous period. The introduction of universal credit could further worsen the situation of the most precarious<sup><a href=\"#sdfootnote3sym\"><sup>3</sup></a></sup>, &quot;long-term&quot; poor, as shown by the conclusion of the study conducted by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) which concludes that almost two millions of people will lose more than 1000 pounds a year with this policy measure, in the first place, disabled people, self-employed and low-income families, with little or no savings&hellip;</p>", 
  "author": [
    {
      "family": "Liebart, Deborah"
    }
  ], 
  "type": "article", 
  "id": "3232961"
}
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