Costing Young Minds: The fiscal consequences of a lack of spending on young adult mental health

This research paper written with methodological support from Mark Connolly, PhD, and Nikos Kotsopoulos, together with a foreword by Norman Lamb, Chair of the Children and Young People’s Mental Health Coalition (CYPMHC), investigates the lost tax contributions to the government from a lack of earlier investment in the prevention of mental ill health in young… Read more »

Academic Prizes: Archive

The Foundation for the Rights of Future Generations (FRFG) and the Intergenerational Foundation (IF) jointly promote and award two biennial prizes, in alternate years: the Demography Prize and the Intergenerational Justice Prize. A total of €10,000 – generously endowed by the Stiftung Apfelbaum – is awarded each year and divided among the winning entrants. Intergenerational… Read more »

IF Schools’ Fact Sheets

IF has produced a range of fact sheets aimed at sixth-form students interested in learning more about intergenerational fairness. These can be downloaded to share. Topics include: COVID-19 and younger people: economics, wealth and debt; duties and obligations; the challenge of an ageing population; voting and representation; and politics and short-termism. Click on the links… Read more »

Reading List

Intergenerational Justice – The Basics House of Lords Library (2020) – Intergenerational Fairness and Provision Committee report Krznaric, Roman (2020) – The Good Ancestor: How to think Long Term in a Short-Term World Minouche Shakif (2021) What We Owe Each Other: A New Social Contract Tozer, Thomas (2019) – A New Intergenerational Contract: Intergenerational justice… Read more »