The concept is far more popular with left-wing academics and lobbyists than with people actually in ‘relative poverty’.
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Dr Andrew Dunn is a Senior Lecturer in Social Policy at the University of Lincoln. He is the author of Rethinking Unemployment and the Work Ethic.Follow @
Large numbers of unemployed clamaints remain on benefits because they are too choosy in the jobs they are willing to do.