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Work and Pensions Committee
Deadline for written submissions was Friday 19 February 2016.
The inquiry aims to answer the question of whether the current generation of people in or approaching retirement will over the course of their lifetimes have enjoyed and accumulated much more housing and financial wealth, public service usage, and welfare and pension entitlements than more recent generations can hope to receive.
Questions the Committee is looking to address include:
Evidence given by Rt Hon Lord Willetts, Executive Chair, The Resolution Foundation (formerly Minister of State for Universities and Science), Rt Hon Steve Webb, Director of Policy, Royal London (former Minister of State for Pensions)
Evidence given by Baroness Altmann, Minister for Pensions, Mary Pattison, Ageing Society and State Pensions Director, and Tom Younger, Deputy Director, Pensions Strategy and Analysis, Department for Work and Pensions.
There are currently no public meetings scheduled.
Work and Pensions Committee hears on generation inequality and the future of welfare