School of Economics | Policies to reduce poverty
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In summary, to reduce poverty, government policies could include: Means-tested welfare benefits to the poorest in society; for example, unemployment benefit, food stamps, income support and housing benefit.Minimum wages. Regulation of labour markets, for example, statutory minimum wagesFree market policies to promote economic growth – hoping rising living...