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Britain's War on Poverty

@inproceedings{Waldfogel2010BritainsWO,
  title={Britain's War on Poverty},
  author={J. Waldfogel},
  year={2010}
}
In 1999, one in four British children lived in poverty—the third highest child poverty rate among industrialized countries. Five years later, the child poverty rate in Britain had fallen by more than half in absolute terms. How did the British government accomplish this and what can the United States learn from the British experience? Jane Waldfogel offers a sharp analysis of the New Labour government’s anti-poverty agenda, its dramatic early success and eventual stalled progress. Comparing… Expand
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