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Poverty across ethnic groups through recession and austerity

Authors

Publication date

Mar 2015

Summary

The recent recession in the UK and the austerity
measures that followed may have had different
impacts on different ethnic groups. This report examines how the economic condition of different
ethnic groups has changed since the onset of the
‘Great Recession’ and the austerity measures that
followed (2009/10–2012/13).

Subjects

Economics, Poverty, and Ethnic Groups

Links

http://www.jrf.org.uk/publications/poverty-across-ethnic-groups-through-recession-and-austerity

Notes

Is used as basis for ISER written evidence in: Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Women and Equalities Commission (2016) ‘Employment opportunities for Muslims in the UK. Second report of session 2016–17. Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report. Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 12 July 2016’. London: TSO.


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