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These seminars are held on Wednesdays in term time at 12:45-14:00 in 32L 1.04 1st Floor Conference Room, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields WC2A 3PH (unless specified otherwise). They are sponsored by the Department for Work and Pensions.

This seminar is organised by Dr Abigail McKnight Email: abigail.mcknight@lse.ac.uk Tel: +44(0)20-7955-6686.  For further information and papers, when available, please contact:
Cheryl Conner Email: c.j.conner@lse.ac.uk, Tel: +44(0)20-7955-6562.

Sandwiches and soft drinks are provided. All welcome.
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Wednesday  15 November 2017  12:45 - 14:00

Harnessing Growth Sectors for Poverty Reduction

Anne Green (University of Birmingham) , joint with Paul Sissons, Senior Research Fellow, University of Coventry

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Wednesday  01 November 2017  12:45 - 14:00

Dream Hoarders: Class Inequality and Social Mobility in the US and UK

Richard Reeves (Center on Children and Families, Brookings Institute, Washington, D.C)

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Wednesday  28 June 2017  12:45 - 14:00

The wounds that do not heal. The life-time scar of youth unemployment

James Rockey (University of Leicester)

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Wednesday  24 May 2017  12:45 - 14:00

Changing patterns of wealth accumulation and decumulation across birth cohorts

Laura Gardiner (Resolution Foundation)

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Wednesday  22 March 2017  12:45 - 14:00

Can we use behaviour incentives to raise GCSEs in poor neighbourhoods?

Simon Burgess (Bristol University and CASE)

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Wednesday  08 March 2017  12:45 - 14:00

Unemployment, underweight, and obesity: Findings from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

Amanda Hughes (ISER, University of Essex)

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Wednesday  07 December 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Improving the measurement of poverty in the US

Jane Waldfogel (Columbia University)

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Wednesday  23 November 2016  12:45 - 14:00

The effect of motherhood and lone motherhood on income and poverty risks in the US and UK

Susan Harkness (University of Bath)

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Wednesday  16 November 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Low income dynamics among ethnic minorities in the UK

Ricky Kanabar (ISER, University of Essex)

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Wednesday  22 June 2016  12:45 - 14:00

The Generation Game: Lifetime Gifts, Family Relationships and Inequality

Karen Rowlingson (University of Birmingham)

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Wednesday  15 June 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Getting back into work after job loss: the role of partner effects

Simonetta Longhi (ISER, University of Essex)

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Wednesday  18 May 2016  12:45 - 14:00

US Welfare Reform and the Intergenerational Transmission of Dependence

Jim Ziliak (Center for Poverty Research, University of Kentucky)

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Wednesday  11 May 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Household debt and spending in the United Kingdom

Philip Bunn (Bank of England)

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Wednesday  24 February 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Pension reforms: are some in danger of being left behind?

Daniela Silcock (Pensions Policy Institute) , joint with Timothy Pike

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Wednesday  20 January 2016  12:45 - 14:00

Tales of Robin Hood: Comparing Welfare Myths and Realities in the United Kingdom and Australia

Peter Whiteford (Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University) , joint with John Hills (CASE and LSE International Inequalities Institute)

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Wednesday  09 December 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Understanding the improved performance of disadvantaged pupils in London

Lindsey Macmillan (UCL Institute of Education)

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Wednesday  18 November 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Low Pay, the National Living Wage and In-work Benefits

George Bain (Chair, Low Pay Commission) , joint with the Resolution Foundation

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Wednesday  11 November 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Universal Credit: Assumptions, contradictions and virtual reality

Fran Bennett (Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of Oxford) , joint with Jane Millar (University of Bath)

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Wednesday  04 November 2015  12:45 - 14:00

The Future of Child Poverty Measurement

Kitty Stewart (CASE) , joint with Nick Roberts, plus responses from Bright Blue and End Child Poverty Coalition

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Wednesday  24 June 2015  12:45 - 14:00

The Glass Floor: how well-off families help to ensure the future success of their children irrespective of early cognitive ability.

Abigail McKnight (CASE)

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Wednesday  03 June 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Introducing the Class Ceiling: Social Mobility into Britain's Elite Occupations

Daniel Laurison (Department of Sociology, LSE.) , joint with Sam Friedman

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Wednesday  29 April 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Election special: Economic and business policy in the election

John Van Reenen (CEP)

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Wednesday  11 March 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Election special: The outlook for social policy

Kitty Stewart (CASE) , joint with John Hills and Abigail McKnight

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Wednesday  25 February 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Election special: Where next for welfare policy?

Jonathan Portes (National Institute of Economic and Social Research)

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Tuesday  24 February 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Pension reforms: are some in danger of being left behind?

Daniela Silcock (Pensions Policy Institute) , joint with Timothy Pike

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Wednesday  04 February 2015  12:45 - 14:00

Election special: The outlook for living standards

Gavin Kelly (Resolution Foundation)

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Wednesday  21 January 2015  12:45 - 14:00

The effects of changes to Local Housing Allowance on rent levels

Andrew Hood (Institute for Fiscal Studies)

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Wednesday  10 December 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Making growth work for everyone

Matthew Percival (Confederation of British Industry)

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Wednesday  03 December 2014  12:45 - 14:00

The implications of an EMU unemployment insurance scheme for supporting incomes

Holly Sutherland (ISER, University of Essex) , joint with H Xavier Jara Tamayo

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Wednesday  22 October 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Unemployment and real wages in the big squeeze

Steve Machin (CEP, London School of Economics and University College London)

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Wednesday  08 October 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Overcoming unemployment among young people: Lessons from the evaluation of the Youth Contract for 16-17 year olds

Becci Newton (Institute of Employment Studies, University of Sussex) , joint with Stefan Speckesser

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Wednesday  11 June 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Low Pay and the National Minimum Wage

Conor D'Arcy (The Resolution Foundation) , joint with James Plunkett

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Wednesday  28 May 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Lifetime Intergenerational Earnings Mobility

Paul Gregg (University of Bath)

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Wednesday  14 May 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Family Earnings Inequality and Partnership Patterns in the US

Philippe Van Kerm (CEPS/INSTEAD)

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Wednesday  30 April 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Capital in the 21st Century

Thomas Piketty (Paris School of Economics)

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Thursday  27 March 2014  13:00 - 14:30
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Book launch of 'Changing Inequalities and Societal Impacts in Rich Countries: Thirty Countries' Experiences'

Abigail McKnight (CASE) , joint with Wiemer Salverda, Brian Nolan and Ive Marx.

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Wednesday  12 March 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Take-up of Free School Meals: Price Effects and Peer Effects

Angus Holford (ISER, University of Essex)

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Wednesday  05 February 2014  12:45 - 14:00

Unemployment and domestic violence

Tanya Wilson (Royal Holloway) , joint with Dan Anderberg, Helmut Rainer and Jonathan Wadsworth

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Wednesday  27 November 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Supporting carers of working age in the UK's welfare system: Research evidence and its implications for the future

Sue Yeandle (University of Leeds)

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Wednesday  13 November 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Changing living arrangements across the life course: 3 exemplars from the research of the ESRC Centre for Population Change

Jane Falkingham (University of Southampton) , joint with Maria Evandrou

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Wednesday  23 October 2013  12:45 - 14:00

European comparisons in welfare state legitimacy: Its relationship to social control attitudes, attitudes towards immigrants and social trust

Tiina Likki (University of Lausanne, CASE visitor)

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Wednesday  22 May 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Payment by results and the design and delivery of the Work Programme

Dan Finn (University of Portsmouth and Centre for Economic and Social Inclusion)

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Wednesday  13 March 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Benefits stigma in Britain

Ben Baumberg (University of Kent) , joint with Kate Bell and Declan Gaffney

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Wednesday  13 February 2013  12:45 - 14:00

International differences in wealth inequality: The role of economic, demographic and institutional factors

Abigail McKnight (CASE) , joint with Eleni Karagiannaki

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Wednesday  23 January 2013  12:45 - 14:00

Modelling the distributional and revenue effects of taxes on wealth: New evidence from the UK Wealth and Assets Survey

Howard Reed (Landman Economics)

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Wednesday  28 November 2012  12:45 - 14:00

The distributional effects of fiscal consolidation in the EU

Holly Sutherland (ISER, University of Essex)

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Wednesday  07 November 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Worklessness dynamics in deprived areas: Evidence from Manchester

Helen Barnes (University of Oxford) , joint with David McLennan. You may also be interested in the following paper available at: http://research.dwp.gov.uk/asd/asd5/rports2011-2012/rrep779.pdf

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Wednesday  24 October 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Using randomized controlled trials in social policy: A case study of mixed methods research with troubled families

Liz Richardson (University of Manchester)

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Wednesday  02 May 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Decentralising the means-test: The design of student bursaries from October 2012.

John Hills (CASE, LSE) , joint with Ben Richards

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Wednesday  14 March 2012  12:45 - 14:00

The changing architecture of the UK welfare state

John Hills (CASE, LSE) , joint with Dan Edmiston

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Wednesday  15 February 2012  12:45 - 14:00

The importance of independent income: Understanding the role of non-means-tested earnings replacement benefits

Holly Sutherland (ISER, University of Essex) , joint with Fran Bennett

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Wednesday  01 February 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Don't even think about it! The role of automatic processes in explaining behaviour and their implications for research and policy

Paul Dolan (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  18 January 2012  12:45 - 14:00

Migrant and student employment and labour market opportunities for less skilled people: Insights from one local labour market

Anne Green (University of Birmingham)

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Wednesday  23 November 2011  12:45 - 14:00

A job in itself: Looking for work in today's labour market

Rebecca Tunstall (University of York) , joint with Ruth Lupton

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  26 October 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Measuring fuel poverty: Does the current approach measure up?

John Hills (CASE, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  12 October 2011  12:45 - 14:00

The Precariat: The new dangerous class

Guy Standing (University of Bath)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  25 May 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Wage top-ups and work incentives: Claimant experiences of New Labour's working tax credit scheme

Hartley Dean (LSE) , joint with Gerry Mitchell

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  09 March 2011  12:45 - 14:00

The low-pay, no-pay cycle: Understanding recurrent poverty

Tracy Shildrick (Teesside University) , joint with Robert MacDonald

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Wednesday  16 February 2011  12:45 - 14:00

The intergenerational transmission of worklessness

Lindsey Macmillan (UCL Institute of Education)

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Wednesday  19 January 2011  12:45 - 14:00

Assessing the sustainability of pension reforms in Europe

Aaron Grech (Department for Work and Pensions)

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Wednesday  01 December 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Working neighbourhoods? The role and meaning of work in six areas of high worklessness

Richard Crisp (Sheffield Hallam University)

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Wednesday  10 November 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Employers' role in the low pay-no pay cycle

Hilary Metcalf (National Institute of Economic and Social Research)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  03 November 2010  12:45 - 14:00

CANCELLED

Aaron Grech (Department for Work and Pensions)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  20 October 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Employing the capability approach to compare pensioners' well-being across UK countries

Lucas Pedace (HM Treasury)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  19 May 2010  12:45 - 14:00

CANCELLED

Ian Gough (CASE, London School of Economics)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  05 May 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Making Markets in Employment Services: Lessons from other countries

Dan Finn (University of Portsmouth and Centre for Economic and Social Inclusion)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  10 March 2010  12:45 - 14:00

The impact of the Pathways to Work programme on incapacity benefits customers: An analysis of administrative and survey data

Helen Bewley (National Institute of Economic and Social Research)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  03 March 2010  12:45 - 14:00

Mothers' employment in a child's first year and subsequent child development: Analysis of cohort study evidence from US and GB

Heather Joshi (Institute of Education)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  10 February 2010  12:45 - 14:00

The living standards of families with children reporting low incomes

Mike Brewer (ISER, University of Essex)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  18 November 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Public attitudes to inequality: Implications for policy

Louise Bamfield (The Fabian Society) , joint with Tim Horton

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  04 November 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Better off Working? Work sustainability and feelings of poverty among low-paid workers

Kathryn Ray (Policy Studies Institute)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  21 October 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Do disabled men suffer discrimination in pay?

Simonetta Longhi (ISER, University of Essex) , joint with Cheti Nicoletti

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  13 May 2009  12:45 - 14:00

The determinants of poverty duration in European countries

Giacomo Damioli (ISER, University of Essex)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  04 March 2009  12:45 - 14:00

The route to take-up: Raising incentives or lowering barriers

Francesca Zantomio (ISER, University of Essex)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  11 February 2009  12:45 - 14:00

Realising potential: A vision for personalised conditionality and support

Paul Gregg (University of Bath)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  10 December 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Health, Wealth and Consumption Among Older People

Eleni Karagiannaki (CASE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  03 December 2008  13:45 - 15:00
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The Changing Earnings of Employees, Migrants and Families

Richard Dickens (University of Sussex & CEP) , joint with Abigail McKnight, CASE, London School of Economics

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  12 November 2008  12:45 - 14:00

A Minimum Income Standard for Britain: What people think

Jonathan Bradshaw (Social Policy Research Unit, University of York) , joint with Noel Smith, Centre for Research in Social Policy, Loughborough University

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  07 May 2008  12:45 - 14:00

The impact of benefit and tax uprating on incomes and poverty

Holly Sutherland (ISER, University of Essex)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  20 February 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Cash, care and child poverty

David Piachaud (Social Policy and CASE, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  13 February 2008  12:45 - 14:00

Are lone mothers responsive to policy changes? A study of a Norwegian welfare reform

Chiara Pronzato (ISER, University of Essex)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  12 December 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Evidence of an Asset-Effect on Earnings? New results from the 1958 birth cohort study.

Abigail McKnight (CASE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  28 November 2007  12:45 - 14:00

A child's-eye view of social difference

Liz Sutton (Loughborough University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  14 November 2007  12:45 - 14:00

For what we dream of: Identity, poverty, wealth and politics in Britain

Danny Dorling (University of Sheffield)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  16 May 2007  12:45 - 14:00

The next steps in welfare to work?

Alan Marsh (Policy Studies Institute)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  28 February 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Poverty: thinking multi-dimensionally

Robert Walker (Social Policy and Social Work, University of Oxford)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  22 February 2007  12:45 - 14:00

Economic Analysis of Higher Education Finance in Europe. An empirical assessment using EU micro-data

Vincent Vandenberghe (Economics, UCL - Belgium)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  07 February 2007  12:45 - 14:00

The new Employment and Support Allowance and the retreat from long-term benefit reform

Roy Sainsbury (Social Policy Research Unit, University of York)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  22 November 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Which pensioners don't spend their income and why?

Naomi Finch (Social Policy Research Unit, University of York)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  01 November 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Are 'poor' pensioners 'deprived'?

Richard Berthoud (Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex)

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Wednesday  25 October 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Pension policy in EU25 and its likely impact on pension benefits

Asghar Zaidi (University of Southampton)

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Wednesday  03 May 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Government Benefits, Inequality and Employment

Lane Kenworthy (University of Arizona)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  15 March 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Avoiding poverty over time: Households, work and welfare

Jane Millar (Centre for the Analysis of Social Policy, University of Bath) , joint with Karen Gardiner

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Wednesday  01 March 2006  16:30 - 17:45
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Tracking income: How volatile are short-term incomes?

John Hills (CASE, LSE)

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Wednesday  15 February 2006  12:45 - 14:00

Give and take: Public attitudes to redistribution

Tom Sefton (Advisor on Social Policy and Economics, Church of England)

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Wednesday  07 December 2005  12:00 - 14:00
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Meeting the challenges and making the choices: The second report of the Pensions Commission (places limited, please register with Yusuf Osman at y.osman@lse.ac.uk)

John Hills (CASE, LSE) , joint with Discussants Alison O'Connell (Pensions Policy Institute) and Nicholas Barr (LSE)

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Wednesday  30 November 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Frustrated ambition: The education and employment of disabled young people (Launch of new Joseph Rowntree Report)

Tania Burchardt (CASE, London School of Economics)

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Wednesday  16 November 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Public expectations of pension provision

Peter Taylor-Gooby (University of Kent)

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Wednesday  19 October 2005  12:45 - 14:00

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Deborah Cooper (Mercer Human Resource Accounting)

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Wednesday  09 March 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Child poverty and family transfers in southern Europe

Panos Tsakloglou (Athens University of Economics and Business)

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Wednesday  02 March 2005  12:45 - 14:00

The consequences of in-work benefit reform for British lone mothers: Panel data evidence

Marco Francesconi (Economics Department, University of Essex)

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Wednesday  16 February 2005  12:45 - 14:00

Poverty measurement: A New Zealand perspective

Bob Stephens (School of Government, Victoria University of Wellington)

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Wednesday  24 November 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Opportunities of a lifetime: Model lifetime analysis of current British social policy.

Martin Evans (Centre for the Analysis of Social Policy, University of Bath)

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Wednesday  10 November 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Participatory approaches to research on poverty

Fran Bennett (Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of Oxford)

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Wednesday  13 October 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Pensions: Challenges and Choices - First Report of the Independent Pensions Commission

John Hills (CASE, LSE)

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Wednesday  28 January 2004  12:45 - 14:00

Savings policy and social policy

Stephen McKay (University of Bristol)

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Wednesday  03 December 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Changes in Living Standards and Hardship among Low-income Families, 1999-2002.

Alan Marsh (Policy Studies Institute) , joint with Sandra Vegeris

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Wednesday  12 November 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Take-up of multiple means-tested benefits by British pensioners: Evidence from the Family Resources Survey.

Ruth Hancock (University of East Anglia) , joint with Steve Pudney

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Wednesday  22 October 2003  12:45 - 14:00

Means-tested pensions and early retirement.

James Sefton (Imperial College, London)

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Thursday  21 March 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Trends in intergenerational earnings mobility.

Angela Fertig (Princeton University)

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Wednesday  13 March 2002  12:45 - 14:00

International Trends in Poverty: how rates mislead but intensity and labour supply matter.

Lars Osberg (Institute for Social and Economic Research, Essex, and Dalhousie University, Canada)

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Wednesday  20 February 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Long-term Effects of Social Disadvantage on Individual Adjustment: a life course perspective.

Ingrid Schoon (City University)

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Wednesday  23 January 2002  12:45 - 14:00

Poverty and Social Security: public views and government policies.

John Hills (CASE, LSE)

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Wednesday  05 December 2001  12:45 - 14:00

Does Low Income in Early Childhood affects Adolescent School Attainment? Evidence from Germany

Chris Schluter (Department of Economics, University of Bristol)

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Wednesday  07 November 2001  12:45 - 14:00

CANCELLED

Lars Osberg (Institute for Social and Economic Research, Essex, and Dalhousie University, Canada)

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Wednesday  24 October 2001  12:45 - 14:00

Ethnic Minorities and the Experience of Poverty

Lucinda Platt (Department of Social Policy, LSE and CASE)

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