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These seminars are held on Wednesdays in term time at 16:30-18:00 in 32L 1.04 1st Floor Conference Room, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields WC2A 3PH (unless specified otherwise).

This seminar is organised by:
Dr Polly Vizard  Email: p.a.vizard@lse.ac.uk, Tel: +44(0)20-7955-6782 and Dr Abigail McKnightEmail: 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.

Followed by an informal reception.
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Wednesday  01 June 2016  16:30 - 18:00

The Educational Progress of Looked After Children in England: linking care and educational data

Nikki Luke (Rees Centre for Research in Fostering and Education, University of Oxford)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  02 March 2016  16:30 - 18:00

Hard Times and Social Change: The Effects of Economic Crisis on Personal Values

Annie Austin (Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research, University of Manchester)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  10 February 2016  16:30 - 18:00

Family Patterns and Social Inequality among Children in the United States, 1940-2012: A Re-assessment

Tony Fahey (University College Dublin and CASE visitor)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  02 December 2015  16:30 - 18:00

Reconceptualising the welfare state. An empirical investigation of its growing symbiosis and contradiction with capitalism in rich European democracies.

Bea Cantillon (Herman Deleeck Centre for Social Policy, University of Antwerp)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  07 October 2015  16:30 - 18:00

Family size, support exchanges and older adults’ mental health in Eastern and Western Europe

Emily Grundy (Department of Social Policy, LSE) , joint with Katy Keenan

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Monday  06 July 2015  16:30 - 18:00

BOOK LAUNCH: Changing London: The Rough Guide for the next London Mayor

David Robinson (Changing London) , joint with Tony Travers (LSE London)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  17 June 2015  16:30 - 18:00

BOOK LAUNCH: Multidimensional Poverty Measurement

Sabina Alkire (University of Oxford) , joint with James Foster (The George Washington University)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  10 June 2015  16:30 - 18:00

The Great Recession and U.S. Safety Nets: The Case of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program

Vicky Albert (University of Las Vegas, Nevada.)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  27 May 2015  16:30 - 18:00

Moving home in the early years: family and child outcomes in the UK and the US.

Ruth Lupton (University of Manchester) , joint with Heather Joshi (UCL Institute of Education)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Tuesday  28 April 2015  16:30 - 18:00

Smith Institute and CASE special seminar: Poverty in Suburbia – ‘the American experience’

Alan Berube (The Brookings Institution. The event is free but booking is essential. Please RSVP to lsehousingandcommunities@lse.ac.uk)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  26 March 2015  16:30 - 18:00

LSE Housing and Communities Event Report Launch: Is Welfare Reform Working?

Eileen Herden (LSE Housing and Communities) , joint with Anne Power and Bert Provan.

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  18 March 2015  16:30 - 18:00

Top incomes and middle income growth

Tim Smeeding (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  04 March 2015  16:30 - 18:00

Emergency use only: Understanding and reducing the use of food banks in the UK

Tom Sefton (Advisor on Social Policy and Economics, Church of England) , joint with Jane Perry

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  11 February 2015  16:30 - 18:00

Gender differentials and the economic cycle in the US and UK

Giovanni Razzu (University of Reading)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  28 November 2014  16:00 - 18:30
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Trajectories and transitions of disabled children and young people.

Lucinda Platt (Department of Social Policy, LSE and CASE) , joint with Stella Chatzitheochari, University of Warwick, and Samantha Parsons, Institute of Education, University of London

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  26 November 2014  16:30 - 18:00

Welfare Reform: the impact on housing associations, tenants and communities

Anne Power (CASE / LSE) , joint with Eileen Herden and Bert Provan, LSE Housing and Communities

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  19 November 2014  17:00 - 18:30
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Multidimensional poverty and inequality

Andrea Brandolini (Banca d'Italia)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  05 November 2014  16:30 - 18:00

Social Policies to reconcile lower emissions with social equity

Ian Gough (CASE, London School of Economics)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  15 October 2014  16:30 - 18:00

Child welfare policy for orphaned children in China

Karen Fisher (University of New South Wales)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  02 July 2014  16:30 - 18:00

Older people's experiences of dignity and nutrition in healthcare: Secondary data analysis using the Adult Inpatient Survey

Polly Vizard (CASE) , joint with Tania Burchardt

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  18 June 2014  16:30 - 18:00

How is domestic violence changing?

Sylvia Walby (Lancaster University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  04 June 2014  16:30 - 18:00

How does the tax system redistribute income? A lifecycle approach

Mike Brewer (ISER, University of Essex)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  21 May 2014  16:30 - 18:00

Target efficiency of public support for disabled older people in Britain

Ruth Hancock (University of East Anglia)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  07 May 2014  16:30 - 18:00

Bullying experiences among disabled children and young people: Evidence from two British longitudinal studies

Lucinda Platt (Department of Social Policy, LSE and CASE) , joint with Samantha Parsons and Stella Chatzitheochari (Institute of Education)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  19 March 2014  16:30 - 18:00

How can the human development index be made more sensitive to the position of the worst off?

Srijit Mishra (Asia Research Centre, LSE)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  05 March 2014  16:30 - 18:00

Austerity Statistics: what changes in government data might mean for the analysis of social policy.

Alex Fenton (CASE Visiting Fellow)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  19 February 2014  16:30 - 18:00

Book launch: An Equal Start? Providing quality early education and care to disadvantaged children. Discussants: Vidhya Alakeson and Leon Feinstein

Kitty Stewart (CASE) , joint with Ludovica Gambaro, Institute of Education and CASE associate and Jane Waldfogel, University of Columbia and visiting Professor CASE

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  29 January 2014  16:30 - 18:00

Intersectionality: the influence of gender, employment and parenthood on voting inequalities in Dutch national and local elections.

Niels Spierings (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  04 December 2013  16:30 - 18:00

Does money affect children's outcomes? A systematic review

Kitty Stewart (CASE) , joint with Kerris Cooper

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  20 November 2013  16:30 - 18:00

Assessing the impact of the entitlement to part-time nursery education: Preliminary findings

Jo Blanden (University of Surrey)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Wednesday  06 November 2013  16:30 - 18:00

Do recessions breed racism? An empirical analysis exploring whether racial prejudice is pro-cyclical

Grace Lordan (Department of Social Policy, LSE) , joint with David Johnston

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  30 October 2013  16:00 - 17:15
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The Metropolitan Review: How cities and metros are fixing our broken politics and fragile economy

Bruce Katz (Brookings Institution)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  16 October 2013  16:30 - 18:00

Great expectations: Using the socially perceived necessities approach to measure poverty in South Africa

Mike Noble (CASASP, University of Oxford) , joint with Gemma Wright

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  15 May 2013  16:30 - 18:00

Longitudinal Analysis of Residential Choice in Britain

Liz Washbrook (University of Bristol)

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32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Wednesday  08 May 2013  16:30 - 18:00

Poverty and Social Exclusion in the United Kingdom

David Gordon (University of Bristol)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  20 March 2013  16:30 - 18:00

Supporting the very long term unemployed: evaluation findings of two options tested for Work Programme leavers

Jenny Chanfreau (Natcen) , joint with Nilufer Rahim

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  06 March 2013  16:30 - 18:00

Early childhood education and care: How is Britain doing and what can we learn from other countries?

Kitty Stewart (CASE) , joint with Ludovica Gambaro

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  20 February 2013  16:30 - 18:00

The recruitment and retention of teachers in deprived schools

Rebecca Allen (Institute of Education)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  06 February 2013  16:30 - 18:00

Children versus pensioners: Which have benefitted most from the state over the last 30 years?

Jonathan Bradshaw (Social Policy Research Unit, University of York)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  05 December 2012  16:30 - 18:00

Child development and social mobility. Regression to the mean, what mean?

Leon Feinstein (Early Intervention Foundation)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  21 November 2012  16:30 - 18:00

The social effects of the Great Recession in Britain and the US

Anthony Heath (University of Oxford)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  14 November 2012  16:30 - 18:00

Economic cycles, unemployment and health: A cross-national study

Mauricio Avendano (LSE)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  17 October 2012  17:00 - 18:00
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Silver bullet or fool's gold? Vocational education and the modern labour market

Alison Wolf (King's College)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  30 May 2012  16:30 - 18:00

Providing a Sure Start: How Government Discovered Early Childhood

Naomi Eisenstadt (University of Oxford)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  16 May 2012  16:30 - 18:00

Who saves for retirement

Mark Bryan (University of Essex)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  07 March 2012  16:30 - 18:00

Does additional spending help urban schools? An evaluation using boundary discontinuities

Steve Gibbons (CEP, SERC & LSE)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  29 February 2012  16:30 - 18:00

Do universal benefits have a future?

Malcolm Torry (Citizen's Income Trust and LSE)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  08 February 2012  16:30 - 18:00

Does income inequality cause health and social problems?

Karen Rowlingson (University of Birmingham)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  25 January 2012  16:30 - 18:00

Estimating the impact of marriage on child development

Claire Crawford (IFS) , joint with Ellen Greaves

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  07 December 2011  16:30 - 18:00

The Great Recession and the Distribution of Household Income

Stephen Jenkins (Social Policy, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  16 November 2011  16:30 - 18:00

Schools and area partnerships: New forms of governance to tackle educational disadvantage

Alan Dyson (Manchester) , joint with Kirstin Kerr

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  02 November 2011  16:30 - 18:00

Poverty and the two concepts of relative deprivation: Implications for poverty measurement in the EU

Tony Fahey (University College Dublin and CASE visitor)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  19 October 2011  16:30 - 18:00

Family Policies across the OECD: How does the UK compare?

Carmen Huerta (OECD)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  18 May 2011  16:30 - 18:00

Trends in the employment of disabled people in Britain

Richard Berthoud (Institute for Social and Economic Research, 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 May 2011  16:30 - 18:00

Educational Inequality: How does the UK compare with other countries? Results from PISA

Maciej Jakubowski (OECD)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  16 March 2011  15:00 - 18:00
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How will the Coalition's Social Policies Affect London? A joint event with LSE London and the Greater London Authority

Various Speakers 

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CLM 5.02, 5th Floor, Clement House, LSE, 99 Aldwych, London WC2B 4JF


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Wednesday  02 March 2011  16:30 - 18:00

Poverty Projections 2010-2013 and the Longer-term Impact of Universal Credit

Mike Brewer (ISER, University of Essex) , joint with Robert Joyce

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  09 February 2011  16:30 - 18:00

Housing and Planning Policy: Making Housing Affordable

Christine Whitehead (London School of Economics)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  26 January 2011  16:30 - 18:00

The Distributional Impacts of the 2010 Spending Review

Tim Horton (Fabian Society) , joint with Howard Reed (Landman Economics)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  08 December 2010  16:30 - 18:00

Climate Mitigation Programmes: Some implications for social policies

Ian Gough (CASE, London School of Economics)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  24 November 2010  16:30 - 18:00

The Big Society: What does it mean for neighbourhood governance?

Liz Richardson (University of Manchester) , joint with Catherine Durose (De Montfort University)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  17 November 2010  16:30 - 18:00

Injustice

Danny Dorling (University of Sheffield)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  27 October 2010  16:30 - 18:00

Where to go? Restricting low income households access to the private rented sector

Steve Wilcox (University of York)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  23 June 2010  17:00 - 18:30
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CASE Special Event: UK launch of Jane Waldfogel's new book, 'Britain's War on Poverty'

Jane Waldfogel (Columbia University)

Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  26 May 2010  16:30 - 18:00

Social exclusion among families with children: Evidence from the Families and Children Study

Paul Oroyemi (Social Exclusion Task Force, Cabinet Office) , joint with Tim Crosier (Social Exclusion Task Force) and Matt Barnes (National Centre for Social Research)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  12 May 2010  16:30 - 18:00

The state of happiness: Can public policy shape people's well-being and resilience?

Geoff Mulgan (The Young Foundation)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  24 February 2010  16:30 - 18:00

Twenty-five years and three recessions: How much difference have they made to claimant rates in high-unemployment neighbourhoods?

Rebecca Tunstall (University of York) , joint with Alex Fenton (University of Cambridge)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  03 February 2010  16:30 - 18:00

A test for racial discrimination in recruitment practice in British cities

Martin Wood (National Centre for Social Research) , joint with Jon Hales

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  27 January 2010  15:15 - 16:50
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Launch of the report of the National Equality Panel 'An Anatomy of Economic Inequality in the UK'

John Hills (CASE, LSE) , joint with Stephen Jenkins (University of Essex and member of National Equality Panel)

Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3LJ


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Wednesday  02 December 2009  16:30 - 18:00

Test scores, subjective assessment and stereotyping of ethnic minorities

Simon Burgess (Bristol University and CASE) , joint with Ellen Greaves

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  25 November 2009  16:30 - 18:00

Should economic and social rights be included in a Bill of Rights? An analysis of public views using a general population survey

Polly Vizard (CASE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  28 October 2009  16:30 - 18:00

Charitable bequests and wealth at death in the UK

John Mickelwright (Institute of Education)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  07 October 2009  16:30 - 18:00

Reducing health inequalities: Areas, benefits and social exclusion (based on the Marmot Review)

David Piachaud (Social Policy and CASE, LSE) , joint with Howard Glennerster and Anne Power

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  24 June 2009  16:30 - 18:00

Growing Up in Social Housing: A profile of four generations 1946 to the present day

Kitty Stewart (CASE) , joint with Becky Tunstall

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  20 May 2009  16:30 - 18:00

The Spirit Level: Why more equal societies almost always do better.

Richard Wilkinson (University of Nottingham)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  18 March 2009  16:30 - 18:00

Social class and educational inequality: what should schools do?

Kitty Stewart (CASE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  11 March 2009  16:30 - 18:00

When you are born matters: The impact of date of birth on educational outcomes in England

Lorraine Dearden (Institute for Fiscal Studies and Institute of Education)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  25 February 2009  16:30 - 18:00

Towards a More Equal Society? Poverty, Inequality and Policy since 1997 (Book Launch; booking essential)

John Hills (CASE, LSE) , joint with Tom Sefton and Kitty Stewart

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  21 January 2009  16:30 - 18:00

Climate Change and Social Policy

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  26 November 2008  16:30 - 18:00

Time Poverty and Income Poverty

Tania Burchardt (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  19 November 2008  16:30 - 18:00

Unjust Rewards: Inequality and the Rich

Polly Toynbee (The Guardian) , joint with Discussants: Jesse Norman, Policy Exchange and John Hills, 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  08 October 2008  16:30 - 18:00

Transmitting Deprivation: Media, Poverty and Public Opinion in the UK

Stephen Sinclair (Scottish Poverty Information Unit, Glasgow Caledonian University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  21 May 2008  16:30 - 18:00

Would increasing social mobility be effective in reducing health inequality?

Melanie Bartley (University College London)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  12 March 2008  16:30 - 18:00

DIY community action: neighbourhood problems and community self-help

Liz Richardson (University of Manchester)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  05 March 2008  16:30 - 18:00

Welfare reform in the United States: Implications for British social policy

James Midgley (University of California, Berkeley)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  27 February 2008  16:30 - 18:00

The American Election and the State of the American Economy (booking essential - contact a.tamas@lse.ac.uk)

Bruce Katz (Brookings Institution)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  23 January 2008  16:30 - 18:00

How unequal are we?

Stein Ringen (Social Sciences Division, University of Oxford)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  05 December 2007  16:30 - 18:00

Mixed communities and concentrated poverty

Paul Cheshire (SERC & LSE) , joint with Ruth Lupton (Institute of Education) and Becky Tunstall (London School of Economics)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  22 November 2007  16:30 - 18:00

City Survivors: Bringing up children in disadvantaged neighbourhoods (presentation and book launch)

Anne Power (CASE / LSE)

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Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  31 October 2007  16:30 - 18:00

What future for western welfare states? Followed by book launch of Making Social Policy Work

Howard Glennerster (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  17 October 2007  16:30 - 18:00

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Melanie Bartley (University College London)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  09 May 2007  16:30 - 18:00

Poverty, maternal depression, family status and children's cognitive and behavioural development

Kathleen Kiernan (University of York and CASE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  14 March 2007  17:00 - 18:30
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Launch of 'Jigsaw Cities' (Booking essential)

Anne Power (CASE / LSE)

Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  21 February 2007  16:30 - 18:00

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Anthony Heath (University of Oxford)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  21 February 2007  16:30 - 18:00

Social capital and social trust of faith/ethnic communities in England and Wales (2001-2005)

Yaojun Li (University of Birmingham)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  24 January 2007  16:30 - 18:00

Digitally excluded in the e-society: Results from a project in south London

Mike Cushman (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  06 December 2006  16:30 - 18:00

Equality: From theory to action

John Baker (Equality Studies Centre, University College, Dublin)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  15 November 2006  16:30 - 18:00

Work-life balance in a low income neighbourhood

Hartley Dean (LSE) , joint with Alice Coulter (CASE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  18 October 2006  16:30 - 18:00

Low achievement in English schools - A fresh look

Robert Cassen (CASE, LSE) , joint with Geeta Kingdon (University of Oxford)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  13 September 2006  16:30 - 18:00

Neighbourhood Poverty during Childhood and Fertility, Education and Earnings Outcomes

George C Galster (Clarence Hilberry Professor of Urban Affairs, Wayne State University)

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Wednesday  28 June 2006  16:30 - 18:00

Using social experiments to evaluate welfare to work programmes in Britain: Recent experience in Department for Work and Pensions

Stephen Morris (Princeton University)

FMG Conference Room, LRB 407, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Wednesday  26 April 2006  16:30 - 18:00

Moving out of poverty - Experimentally? A report on current findings

John Goering (Baruch College, City University of New York)

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Wednesday  08 March 2006  12:30 - 14:00
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Does the notion of 'resilience' really differ from the longer-established concepts of 'risk' and 'protective influences'?

Michael Rutter (Institute of Psychiatry and King's College)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  01 February 2006  16:30 - 18:00

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Brian Barry (LSE and Columbia University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  18 January 2006  16:30 - 18:00

The 'Respect' agenda and informal social control: Evidence on the ground

Jacqueline Barnes (Birkbeck College, London) , joint with Liz Richardson (CASE)

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Wednesday  09 November 2005  16:30 - 18:00

Inequality, social corrosion and health

Richard Wilkinson (University of Nottingham)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  02 November 2005  16:30 - 18:00

Social segregation in schools: An international comparison

John Mickelwright (Institute of Education)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  19 October 2005  16:30 - 18:00

Turning the tide? 25 years on 20 unpopular council estates

Rebecca Tunstall (University of York) , joint with Alice Coulter

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  08 June 2005  16:30 - 18:00

Inheritance in Britain: Survey data on expectations, experiences and attitudes to bequeathing

Karen Rowlingson (University of Birmingham)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  25 May 2005  16:30 - 18:00

Conceptualising poverty

Ruth Lister (Loughborough University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  18 May 2005  16:30 - 18:00

The impact of choice on educational outcomes: Sorting by ability across English secondary schools

Simon Burgess (Bristol University and CASE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  16 March 2005  16:30 - 18:00

Ethnicity as social capital? Explaining the differential educational achievements of young British Pakistani men and women

Tariq Modood (University of Bristol)

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Wednesday  23 February 2005  16:30 - 18:00

What new structures can effectively deliver community engagement and better services?

Jacqueline Barnes (Birkbeck College, London) , joint with Phil Swann (Tavistock Institute)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  26 January 2005  16:30 - 18:00

'The future's changed': The local impact of housing, environment and regeneration policy since 1997

Caroline Paskell (CASE) , joint with Anne Power (CASE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  12 January 2005  16:30 - 18:00

Launch of the new CASE book 'A more equal society? New Labour, poverty, inequality and exclusion'

John Hills (CASE, LSE) , joint with Kitty Stewart (CASE), with responses from Fran Bennett (Oxford) and Polly Toynbee (The Guardian)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  08 December 2004  16:30 - 18:00

What's been happening to British cities?: Population change, ethnicity, and concentrated poverty 1991-2001 - evidence from the Census.

Anne Power (CASE / LSE) , 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  17 November 2004  16:30 - 18:00

The Dynamics of material deprivation

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

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Wednesday  27 October 2004  16:30 - 18:00

The Affluence Epidemic and the geography and dynamics of neighbourhood poverty in England and Wales 1990-2001

Danny Dorling (University of Sheffield)

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Wednesday  12 May 2004  16:30 - 18:00

The Early Years: Getting it Right?

Jane Waldfogel (Columbia University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  28 April 2004  16:30 - 18:00

The Wage Trajectories of Poor Workers

Peter Gottschalk (Boston College)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  10 December 2003  16:30 - 18:00

The Poverty Chalenge in Northern Ireland: Results from the first ever income survey.

Mike Tomlinson (Queen's University, Belfast)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  26 November 2003  16:30 - 18:00

How do family income and parental education influence early child development?

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  29 October 2003  16:30 - 18:00

Can communities help re-shape neighbourhood level public services?

David Wilkinson (Independent researcher and author)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  08 October 2003  16:30 - 18:00

From Knave to Knight, From Pawn to Queen: motivation, agency and public policy.

Julian Le Grand (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  18 June 2003  16:30 - 18:00

Community-led or market-driven? Tensions in housing strategies in the New Deal for Communities programme.

Ian Cole (Sheffield Hallam University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  04 June 2003  16:30 - 18:00

Is poverty a denial of human rights? Has Sen resolved the debate?

Polly Vizard (CASE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  11 December 2002  16:30 - 18:00

Antisocial Working Hours, Wages and Low Pay.

Susan Harkness (University of Bristol)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  27 November 2002  16:30 - 18:00

Migration, Mobility and Membership: the Boundaries of Equality and Justice.

Bill Jordan (University of Exeter)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  13 November 2002  16:30 - 18:00

The education outcomes of children who have been taken into care.

Sarah Cheesbrough (Social Exclusion Unit)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  30 October 2002  16:30 - 18:00

Evaluating Welfare Reform in the U.S.

Robert Moffitt (Johns Hopkins University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  16 October 2002  16:30 - 18:00

Employment in a 24/7 Economy: Challenges for the Family.

Harriet Presser (University of Maryland)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  20 March 2002  16:30 - 18:00

Asset-based Welfare - Just a Passing Fad?

Will Paxton (IPPR) , joint with Sue Regan (IPPR)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  27 February 2002  16:30 - 18:00

Social Capital, Human Capital and Social Exclusion

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  06 February 2002  16:30 - 18:00

Inner City Collapse and Metropolitan Sprawl: the American experience of urban regeneration.

Bruce Katz (Brookings Institution)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  12 December 2001  16:30 - 18:00

Social Exclusion in EU Member-States: a comparison of two alternative approaches

Conchita D'Ambrosio (Bocconi University, Milan)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  14 November 2001  16:30 - 18:00

Divorce and cohabitation issues across nations and generations

Kathleen Kiernan (University of York and CASE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  24 October 2001  16:30 - 18:00

A theory of exclusion: poverty, discrimination and cultural paradigms

Sally Witcher (University of Edinburgh.)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Wednesday  10 October 2001  16:30 - 18:00

Indicators for the EU Social Agenda

Tony Atkinson (Nuffield College, Oxford)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH