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Online gambling should face £100 a month cap on spend

Gamblers should be protected by a new £100-a-month cap on spending to limit the harm that can be done by online gambling, a think-tank recommends today.

Published: 05 August 2020
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£421 billion plan to tax rising house prices to pay for the Coronavirus crisis

Tens of billions of pounds of new taxes should be levied on increases in the value of homes to ensure the costs of the coronavirus crisis do not fall unfairly on younger people, a think-tank report says today.

Published: 23 July 2020
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Let high street shops die – and build new homes in their place

High street shopping units left empty by the collapse of retail businesses should be converted into hundreds of thousands of new homes built by the public sector, a think-tank report says today.

Published: 22 July 2020
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New opportunity: Events and Administration Assistant

A fantastic opportunity to join the Social Market Foundation - Britain's leading cross-party think tank - in a role supporting the delivery of our events and day-to-day activities. Applications close on Friday 7 August at midday.

Published: 21 July 2020
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Speech from The Rt Hon Gavin Williamson MP – Secretary of State for Education

The Social Market Foundation is pleased to welcome the Rt Hon Gavin Williamson, Secretary of State for Education, to deliver a virtual speech on the Government's future vision for Further Education. The speech is followed by a Q&A session with the SMF's Director, James Kirkup.

Published: 09 July 2020
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Revealed: the places facing the worst economic hit from the pandemic

The local areas facing the most severe impact on jobs from the coronavirus downturn are revealed in Social Market Foundation research published today.

Published: 06 July 2020
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