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Staff Biography


[Photo: Tania Burchardt] Dr Tania BURCHARDT
Director, CASE and Associate Professor, Department of Social Policy, LSE

Tel: +44 (0)20 7955 6700
Email: t.burchardt@lse.ac.uk
STICERD ,  32L 3.30

Curriculum Vitae PDF  Personal WebSite WWW
Publications on LSE Research Online book

Research Interests:
  • Theories of social justice, including the capability approach
  • Equality and inequality in Britain
  • Employment, welfare and exclusion
Current Research Projects: Selected Publications:
  • Social Policy in a Cold Climate: policies and their consequences since the crisis. PDF (Co-edited with Ruth Lupton, John Hills, Kitty Stewart and Polly Vizard). Policy Press. (2016)

  • Editorial: Equality and human rights (with Dustin, M.) Journal of Poverty and Social Justice, 24 (1): 3-5.ISSN 1759-8273 (2016)

  • The capability approach to advantage and disadvantage (with Hick, R.)In H Dean and L Platt (eds) Understanding Advantage and Disadvantage. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (2016)

  • Capability deprivation (with Hick,R.) In D Brady and L Burton (ed) Oxford Handbook of Poverty and Society.Oxford: Oxford University Press. (2016)

  • Deliberative research as a tool to make value judgements Qualitative Research, 14 (3): 353-370 (2014) doi: 10.1177/1468794112469624

  • Public policy and inequalities of choice and autonomy Co-authored with Martin Evans and Holly Holder. Social Policy & Administration, 49 (1): 4467. (2014) doi: 10.1111/spol.12074



STICERD/CASE Publications:
  • No Place Like An Accessible Home: Quality of life and opportunity for disabled people with accessible housing needs
    Tania Burchardt, Bert Provan, Ellie Suh, July 2016
    Paper No' CASEreport 109: Full paper (pdf)

  • Public and Private Welfare Activity in England
    Tania Burchardt, Polina Obolenskaya, June 2016
    Paper No' CASE/193: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Older people's experiences of dignity and nutrition during hospital stays: Secondary data analysis using the Adult Inpatient Survey
    Tania Burchardt, Polly Vizard, July 2015
    Paper No' CASEreport 91: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)

  • Older people's experiences of dignity and nutrition during hospital stays: Secondary data analysis using the Adult Inpatient Survey
    Tania Burchardt, Polly Vizard, July 2015
    Paper No' CASEbrief 34: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • The Coalition's Record on Adult Social Care: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 2010-2015
    Tania Burchardt, Polina Obolenskaya, Polly Vizard, January 2015
    Paper No' SPCCWP17: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)

  • The Coalition's Social Policy Record: Policy Spending and Outcomes 2010-2015
    Tania Burchardt, Amanda Fitzgerald, John Hills, Ruth Lupton, Abigail McKnight, Polina Obolenskaya, Kitty Stewart, Stephanie Thomson, Rebecca Tunstall, Polly Vizard, January 2015
    Paper No' SPCCRR04: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)

  • Public policy and inequalities of choice and autonomy
    Tania Burchardt, Martin Evans, Holly Holder, June 2013
    Paper No' CASE/174: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Re-visiting the conceptual framework for public/private boundaries in welfare
    Tania Burchardt, April 2013
    Paper No' SPCCRN002: Full paper (pdf)

  • Social Policy in a Cold Climate: A Framework for Analysing the Effects of Social Policy
    Tania Burchardt, John Hills, Ruth Lupton, Kitty Stewart, Polly Vizard, April 2013
    Paper No' SPCCRN001: Full paper (pdf)

  • Measuring Inequality: Autonomy The degree of empowerment in decisions about one’s own life
    Tania Burchardt, Martin Evans, Holly Holder, July 2012
    Paper No' CASEreport 74: Full paper (pdf)
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • Deliberative research as a tool to make value judgements
    Tania Burchardt, April 2012
    Paper No' CASE/159: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Time and Income Poverty
    Tania Burchardt, November 2008
    Paper No' CASEreport 57: Full paper (pdf)

  • Developing a capability list: Final Recommendations of the Equalities Review Steering Group on Measurement
    Tania Burchardt, Polly Vizard, April 2007
    Paper No' CASE/121: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Definition of equality and framework for measurement: Final Recommendations of the Equalities Review Steering Group on Measurement
    Tania Burchardt, Polly Vizard, April 2007
    Paper No' CASE/120: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Foundations for measuring equality: A discussion paper for the Equalities Review
    Tania Burchardt, June 2006
    Paper No' CASE/111: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • One man's rags are another man's riches: Identifying adaptive preferences using panel data
    Tania Burchardt, December 2004
    Paper No' CASE 086: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Being and becoming: Social exclusion and the onset of disability
    Tania Burchardt, November 2003
    Paper No' CASEreport 21: Full paper (pdf)

  • Comparing incomes when needs differ: Equivalisation for the extra costs of disability in the UK
    Tania Burchardt, Asghar Zaidi, February 2003
    Paper No' CASE 064: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Constraint and Opportunity: Identifying Voluntary Non-Employment
    Tania Burchardt, Julian Le Grand, April 2002
    Paper No' CASE 055: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • The Dynamics of Being Disabled
    Tania Burchardt, February 2000
    Paper No' CASE 036: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • The Evolution of Disability Benefits in the UK: Re-weighting the basket
    Tania Burchardt, June 1999
    Paper No' CASE 026: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Boundaries between Public and Private Welfare: a typology and map of services (publ.as Private Welfare and Public Policy, Burchardt, Hills and Propper, Rowntree Foundation, Jan 1999)
    Tania Burchardt, November 1997
    Paper No' CASE 002: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • What Price Security? Assessing Private Insurance for Long-Term Care, Income Replacement During Incapacity, and Unemployment for Mortgagors
    Tania Burchardt, February 1997
    Paper No' WSP 129:

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