What would work as a viable alternative to payday loans?

  Last week saw the launch of four major new research projects that will advance understanding of effective strategies for tackling poverty.  This important new research is part of the What Works in Tackling Poverty programme which is being led by the Public Policy Institute for Wales.  Victoria Boelman and Alice Sachrajda, from the Young Foundation, are …

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Harnessing growth sectors for poverty reduction

Today sees the launch of four major new research projects that will advance understanding of effective strategies for tackling poverty.  This important new research is part of the What Works in Tackling Poverty programme which is being led by the Public Policy Institute for Wales.  Professor Anne Green is leading …

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Increasing Housing Investment in Wales

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As part of our first work programme, Professor Christine Whitehead of London School of Economics and Cambridge University provided advice to the Minister for Housing and Regeneration on approaches to increasing housing supply in Wales. Here she reflects on the current situation in Wales; exploring what underlies the slow growth …

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