Falling short: The experiences of families living below the minimum income standard
What are the consequences of bringing up a family on an income that falls below the minimum income standard? This study draws on the experiences of 30 families with incomes below a standard based on what members of the public think people need. Such families today face changing pressures that impact on their material and emotional well-being, and require them to take difficult decisions about what to prioritise.
July 2016 | Authors: Katherine Hill, Abigail Davis, Donald Hirsch, Lydia Marshall | Joseph Rowntree Foundation