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Where next for pensioner living standards?

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation has supported a two-year study into the living standards of future pensioners, carried out by researchers at the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).
This round-up brings together the key findings from 11 reports.

Written by:
Gemma Tetlow
Date published:

It explores:

  • whether pensioners will continue to see a rise in living standards, as they have done in recent decades;
  • how recent welfare reforms will affect people’s living standards in retirement, and;
  • the role that other factors play, including inheritance and the fact that people are working longer.