Hiking NI to fund social care “intergenerational robbery”
Professor Len Shackleton quoted in The Telegraph
Professor Len Shackleton quoted in the Independent
Professor Len Shackleton writes for The Telegraph
Professor Len Shackleton, IEA Editorial & Research Fellow, responded to the news with a press release but later wrote an op-ed for The Telegraph. Len argued: “It is absurd that those over state pension age with substantial incomes and assets – the major beneficiaries of this proposal – should not pay part of the burden because they are not currently liable for NICs“. Len suggested private insurance could ease the burden, but politicians have failed to back insurance options for social care.
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