Changes in stamp duty mean less will be paid for the majority of house sales - but the Institute for Fiscal Studies believes the tax remains flawed
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It’s 50 years since the Economic and Social Research Council was established. In that time it has resisted outside pressure from many directions, and has brought economic and social science to bear on the most important issues of the day.
Understanding Society, a unique longitudinal study tracking people from 40,000 households across the UK, has released its 'Wave 4' data - gathered from the fourth of its annual set of interviews.
A report published today by the ESRC-funded Institute for Fiscal Studies argues that the 'Barnett formula' is flawed - protecting Scotland and Northern Ireland from hundreds of millions of cuts.
New findings from the large Understanding Society study, which follows people in 40,000 households across the UK, is published in the new report Insights 2014.
As the dust settles after the momentous referendum on Scotland’s independence, academics involved with the ESRC Future of the UK and Scotland programme evaluate what the referendum result means for Scotland and the rest of the UK.
A new video from the ESRC Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) shows that mental health is crucial for wellbeing, and that modern therapies for mental health problems have no net cost to the public purse.
Most couples who have retired over the last decade have enough wealth to maintain their previous standard of living, according to IFS findings.
The ESRC-funded report Virtuous Banking, published by the independent think tank ResPublica, argues that legal reforms alone will not save bankers from repeating past mistakes, and sets out ten recommendations to improve the sector.
A report from the ESRC Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) at the University of Warwick has analysed common myths around causes and events of the Great War.