Quotes by William Beveridge

About William Beveridge:

William Henry Beveridge, 1st Baron Beveridge is best known for his 1942 report Social Insurance and Allied Services (known as the Beveridge Report) which served as the basis for the post-World War II welfare state put in place by the Labour government elected in 1945.

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Beveridge
  • DescriptionEconomist and social reformer
  • BornMarch 5, 1879
  • DiedMarch 16, 1963
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionEconomist; Politician; Statistician
  • AwardsKnight Commander Of The Order Of The Bath