Barry Kirby

Browsing the "Welfare" Tag
January 12, 2011 - 0 Comments

Ian Duncan Smith has pushed for simplification of the Benefit system by introducing the concept of Universal Credit.  The IFS has done an analysis of how it will work, Jim Pickard of the FT has...

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November 10, 2010 - 2 Comments

There has been a lot of talk recently about the value of the welfare state and why on earth we should have one, should it be a safety net or something more, or even less. ...

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October 17, 2010 - 3 Comments

Osborne has announced a Mobile Hit Squad to clamp down on those people who are “mugging” taxpayers. Actually, I agree with the clampdown, people should not claim what they are not entitled to, its not...

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