This paper is among the first systematic investigations of spatial variations in Poor Relief at a national scale. It forms part of my continuing research on the antecedents of the ‘North-South’ divide in Britain, a division defined most commonly, in economic terms and for policy purposes, in terms of unemployment.
|Title of host publication||New perspectives on the late Victorian economy|
|Place of Publication||Cambridge|
|Publisher||Cambridge University Press|
|Number of pages||38|
|Publication status||Published - 1991|