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Bigger cuts to local authority budgets in the most deprived areas are likely to widen health inequalities

04th April 2011 07:47

In a British Politics and Policy at LSE blog, David-Taylor Robinson discusses how a national ‘health lottery’ is still very much in existence. He examines the recent drastic cuts to local authority budgets and finds that the most deprived areas will be cut the most, and this will exacerbate existing inequalities in health and welfare.