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Young people and social security: an international review

Young people’s social security entitlements are changing, including withdrawal of an ‘automatic’ entitlement to Housing Benefit for 18- to 21-year-olds.

Written by:
Mark Stephens and Janice Blenkinsopp
Date published:

This report reviews the social security entitlements of young people, and their parents’ responsibilities, in six advanced economies: UK, Australia, Denmark, Germany, Sweden and the USA.