Posts by Daniela Tepe-Belfrage & Johnna Montgomerie

Daniela Tepe-Belfrage, Faculty Research Fellow, Social Sciences, University of Sheffield, & Johnna Montgomerie, Lecturer in Economics, Goldsmiths, University of London

‘Troubled Families’ or ‘Troubled Bankers’?

Daniela and Johnna

There is no end to welfare in sight; yet welfare is no longer for the poor As we all know, the 2008 financial crisis exposed major flaws in contemporary financial markets; the continued public-policy response is an unprecedented commitment to open-ended corporate welfare to the financial services sector and, in particular, banks.  In the UK at last count, the ‘direct … Continue reading

3 December 2014 by Daniela Tepe-Belfrage & Johnna Montgomerie
Categories: Economics, Finance, Housing, Human rights, Political theory, Politics and policy, Social science, SPERI Comment, Tax, Welfare