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2. When did the government pledge to give £140 million over 3 years for local authorities to develop flexibile and innovative service to giver carers a break?

  • 1999
  • 1998
  • 1997
  • 2000

3. How many unpaid carers are there in the UK (2011 census)?

  • 5.8 million (10% of pop)
  • 0.58 million (1% of pop)

4. Who summarized the aims of the Conservative government of the late 1980s as having the intention 'for the state to stop being both the funder AND the provider of services'?

  • Brooks
  • Hills
  • Le Grand
  • Tilley

5. Which of the following is not part of the New Public Management introduced in 1988?

  • mandatory pension saving by employers
  • increased marketisation of welfare provision
  • devolution of non-essential functions
  • privatisation (e.g. right to buy)
  • quasi-markets in public sector
  • compulsory competitive tendering (e.g. cleaning services in hospitals)


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