Long Term Poverty .This paper discusses the role of work requirements in screening applicants for social security and welfare payments - with a particular focus on those in long term poverty. "Sticks and Carrots in the Alleviation of Long Term Poverty" by Fred Schroyen and Gaute Torsvik is published by the CESifo.
By CESifo ,Germany .
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Dynamics of Child Poverty in UK and Germany . Britain has a higher proportion of children living in low income families than Germany. However this may not be so important if analysis of poverty dynamics shows that families move out of poverty easily or dip into poverty only momentarily. However, The Dynamics of Child Poverty: Britain and Germany Compared demonstrates that, compared to Germany, in Britain poor children are more likely to remain poor and to remain so for longer periods of time. By Stephen P. Jenkins, Christian Schluter and Gert G. Wagner.
By Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung ,Germany & UK.