New measures, new distractions: should Scotland embrace the new measure of poverty for the UK proposed by the Social Metrics Commission?

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Abstract

In the autumn of 2018, the Social Metrics Commission published proposals for a new measure of poverty for the UK. In his regular column, Professor John H. McKendrick of Glasgow Caledonian University reflects on this measurement and the extent to which it should be utilised in Scotland
Original languageEnglish
Pages6-7
Number of pages2
Volume29
No.Winter
Specialist publicationScottish Anti Poverty Review
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2019

Keywords

  • poverty
  • measuring poverty

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