This briefing assesses the “social impact” of
the 2016-17 local government budget by analysing how council savings plans are distributed
between “Pro-Poor”, “Neutral” and “Pro-Rich” services. It is the result of a
joint project between SPICe, the University of Glasgow and Heriot Watt
University, funded by SPICe and the University of Glasgow Economic and Social
Research Council (ESRC) Impact Acceleration Account.
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Published: 31 October 2016