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End Child Poverty says years-long freeze on benefits is major factor in emerging crisis.
Manpower poll shows hiring staff is flatlining in London and depicts firms as the least confident for five years about taking on new workers.
British workers receive just 29% of their previous earnings, although private pensions bring figure up to near average.
IFS forecast that 37% of children will be in relative poverty by 2022 would see all progress made in the last 20 years undone.
Sharp price rises could cost average household £260 a year if UK leaves EU without a trade deal while richest will be least affected.
IFS says increased UK state pension age is lifting earnings from employment but only partially offsetting reduced incomes from other benefits.
TUC urges government to act as IFS report highlights growing north-south divide and regional concentration of poverty.
Work and pensions committee says employers force workers into bogus self-employment and free-ride on welfare state.
Scrapping payments to wealthiest 5% to 10% would allow government to give more to people in greater need, says thinktank.
Nearly 3m working households with children on tax credits face average loss of £2,500 a year, according to thinktank.
SNP say further cuts at a time when Britain is on the brink of Brexit is 'reckless', and warn the poorest will be hit hardest.
Employers using zero-hours contracts and low-paid self-employment to escape paying tax and national insurance, TUC report warns.
IFS report says Philip Hammond needs to find an additional £34bn from spending cuts and tax rises to meet the Government's fiscal targets.
Resolution Foundation says inflation, welfare cuts and squeeze on pay will punish least well-off hardest.
TUC says weak wage growth and higher inflation could leave even more families struggling with debt.
Historical research shows the NHS and welfare state are fundamental to a healthy, productive economy.
Tax and benefit changes since 2010 have increased equality gap.
UN says measures aimed at reducing public spending since 2010 have affected disabled people disproportionately.
Report finds that legacy of hollowing-out of manufacturing in 1980s is far more people claiming incapacity benefits.
Chancellor should use first autumn statement to shield those on low incomes from Brexit impact, says thinktank.
Number of people working for themselves up by half in 15 years but their average pay down £60 a week, thinktanks say.
Report from 2,100 employers suggests cracks are starting to appear in areas including financial services, construction and utilities.