William Henry Beveridge


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Noun1.William Henry Beveridge - British economist (born in India) whose report on social insurance provided the basis for most of the social legislation on which the welfare state in the United Kingdom is based (1879-1963)
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1879: William Henry Beveridge, who produced the report which laid the foundations of the British welfare state, was born in Rangpur, Bengal.
Corbyn has moved to the Left, confident that this is a once-in-a-generation moment when the country is ready for the sort of radical ideas that John Maynard Keynes and William Henry Beveridge provided in the 1940s, and F.A.
Bore in Bengal on 5 March 1879, William Henry Beveridge was the son of a judge in the Indian Civil Service.