Child benefits in the European Union

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The future of a universal child benefit in the UK is currently under threat. Here Jonathan Bradshaw looks at how the UK compares with other European Union countries in its provision of child benefits and asks what the introduction of a means test will mean for families.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)13-16
Number of pages4
Issue number139
Publication statusPublished - 2011


  • employment/benefits
  • social exclusion, income, poverty
  • family
  • comparative research

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