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SPCC Research Report
The Coalition's Social Policy Record: Policy Spending and Outcomes 2010-2015 Ruth Lupton, Tania Burchardt, Amanda Fitzgerald, John Hills, Abigail McKnight, Polina Obolenskaya, Kitty Stewart, Stephanie Thomson, Rebecca Tunstall and Polly Vizard January 2015
Paper No' SPCCRR04:
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Tags: social policy; socio-economic inequalities; tax and benefit policy; income redistribution

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CASE Paper
Richard Titmuss: Forty years on Howard Glennerster
February 2014
Paper No' CASE/180:
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JEL Classification: I38


Tags: social policy; titmuss; well-being

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SPCC Research Report
Prosperity, Poverty and Inequality in London 2000/01-2010/11 Ruth Lupton, Polly Vizard, Amanda Fitzgerald, Alex Fenton, Ludovica Gambaro and Jack Cunliffe July 2013
Paper No' SPCCRR03:
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Tags: social policy; income poverty; umbr; inner london; outer london; wealth inequality

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SPCC Research Report
Winners and Losers in the Crisis: The Changing Anatomy of Economic Inequality in the UK 2007 - 2010 John Hills, Jack Cunliffe, Ludovica Gambaro, Polina Obolenskaya and Ruth Lupton July 2013
Paper No' SPCCRR02:
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Tags: social policy; socio-economic inequalities; earnings inequality; educational inequalities; wealth inequality

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SPCC Research Report
Labour's Social Policy Record: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 1997-2010 Ruth Lupton, John Hills, Kitty Stewart and Polly Vizard
July 2013
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Tags: social policy; socio-economic inequalities; tax and benefit policy; income redistribution

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SPCC Working Paper
Labour's Record on Health (1997-2010) Polly Vizard and Polina Obolenskaya
July 2013
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Tags: health; health inequalities; primary care quality; adult mortality; social policy

SPCC Working Paper
Small-area measures of income poverty This paper considers techniques for measuring the prevalence of income poverty within small areas, or “neighbourhoods”, in Britain. Alex Fenton
May 2013
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Tags: area; small-area; small; proxy; neighbourhood; spatial; measurement; cold climate; social policy in a cold climate

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SPCC Research Note Series
Social Policy in a Cold Climate: A Framework for Analysing the Effects of Social Policy Tania Burchardt, John Hills, Ruth Lupton, Kitty Stewart and Polly Vizard April 2013
Paper No' SPCCRN001:
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Tags: public spending; welfare state; coalition; labour; financial crisis; cuts; social policy in a cold climate

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CASE Paper
Fiscal costs of climate mitigation programmes in the UK: A challenge for social policy? Sam Marden and Ian Gough
June 2011
Paper No' CASE/145:
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JEL Classification: Q58, I38, H53


Tags: carbon mitigation policy; social policy; fiscal competition

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CASE Paper
Poverty and Inequality and Social Policy in China The paper examines three phases of development since the foundation of the People’s Republic during the period 1949 to 2004. An alternative strategy of a model of social development based on the livelihood approach is analysed and its potential to reduce poverty and inequality are considered. Bingqin Li and David Piachaud
November 2004
Paper No' CASE 087:
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JEL Classification: I3


Tags: poverty; inequality; social policy; china; livelihoods; social development

DARP Paper
Public Pension Reform, Demographics ,and Inequality Robert K von Weizsäcker
June 1995
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Tags: income distribution; population ageing; old-age insurance reform; fiscal-demographic policy conflicts; social policy design.