Welfare

Modifying state pension triple lock “won’t do any great harm”


Professor Len Shackleton, Editorial and Research Fellow at the Institute of Economic Affairs, has told iNews that, “given the hit that young people are taking from the lockdown, I don’t think asking pensioners to share the pain is outrageous”.

He added: “Things have moved on – pensioner poverty is no longer the problem it used to be. The idea of some modification of this commitment won’t do any great harm.”

Read the article in full here.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


SIGN UP FOR IEA EMAILS