• 1 Apr 15
    Controversial public sector pension reforms being introduced today for teachers and NHS staff still leave the schemes ‘relatively generous’ compared to the private sector, an analysis has found.
  • Children in classroom
    27 Mar 15
    Day-to-day spending on schools has been ‘remarkably’ well protected under the coalition government, but regardless of who wins the next election cuts of 7% or more are possible, the...
  • 5 Nov 09
    A year and a half into the recession, how close are the public finances to Treasury forecasts and what does the future hold? In the run-up to the Pre-Budget Report, the IFS’s Carl Emmerson and Gemma...