Impact of the global economic downturn on communities and poverty in the UK

This report examines what being part of the global economy means for people living in poverty, focusing on experiences of the 2009–2010 recession. It identifies areas where welfare reform is necessary to protect poorer people from a more volatile world economy. Report published by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation in March 2011.

Published: 
2011
Author: 
Naomi Hossain
Bridget Byrne
Aidan Campbell
Elizabeth Harrison
Bebhinn McKinley
Pasha Shah
Publisher: 
Joseph Rowntree Foundation