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As part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science we will be presenting new research about work incentives in the UK and Europe. What can policy makers do to move people off benefits and into work?

10am arrival and coffee

10.15am-11.15am

International comparisons

Xavier Jara (University of Essex): In-work poverty and secondary earners

James Browne (OECD): Can parents afford to work? Childcare costs and work incentives in OECD and EU countries

Q&A chaired by Doug Rendle from HM Treasury.

11.15-11.45am coffee

11.45am- 12.45pm

Policy developments in the UK

Paola De Agostini (University of Essex): Who faces weak work incentives?

David Finch (Resolution Foundation): Universal Credit and incentives to progress.

Q&A (chair to be confirmed)


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