The Inequality of Poverty
Author: David Collings, Sara Davies
Topic: Financial well-being, Poverty issues
Publisher: University of Bristol
Location: United Kingdom
Format: Report
Content Type: Research
Publication Date: February 26, 2021

This report explores the connections between low income, poverty and protected characteristics, how these can shape the experience of poverty, and whether this can result in a similar inequality in terms of when and how poverty premiums are incurred. COVID-19 has thrown light on the link between insecure work, low incomes and protected characteristics, with an opportunity for this link to be formally recognised. The pandemic, and the economic consequences look likely to throw many more people into poverty, and this poverty is falling hardest on those with protected characteristics.

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