Government’s policies for rebalancing economy are likely to widen regional divides and hasten decline of poorest areas
19 September 2012
Notes to Editors:
1. Report author Lizzie Crowley is available for comment, interviews and briefings.
2. People or Place? Urban policy in the age of austerity is available at www.theworkfoundation.com or from the media team in advance.
3. The Bottom Ten Million programme is sponsored by Working Links, the Tudor Trust, the Barrow Cadbury Trust and Private Equity Foundation
4. The Work Foundation is the leading independent authority on work and its future. It aims to improve the quality of working life and the effectiveness of organisations by equipping leaders, policymakers and opinion-formers with evidence, advice, new thinking and networks. In October 2010, Lancaster University acquired The Work Foundation, forming a new alliance that enables both organisations to further enhance their impact.