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Corporate governance: What it’s about, why it matters

24 Jul 2014, by in Economics

The TUC’s new pamphlet on “corporate governance” is made up of contributions from 17 expert authors including academics, businesspeople, former government advisors and trades unionists. NPI shared the editorial duties. But why should anyone whose immediate concern is with low pay, poor housing or cuts to services care about a subject seemingly so obscure? Here’s…

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Council Tax Support: localism at half cock

03 Apr 2014, by in Society & Welfare

Why are the changes taking place this week to council tax support (née council tax benefit) across England so important? Introduced in 1993 as part of the Major government’s repair of local government taxation in the wake of the poll tax, CTB as it was known provided anyone receiving a means-tested income benefit – JSA,…

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