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Measuring individual well-being: A multidimensional index integrating subjective well-being and preferences

Lin Yang,  June 2017
Paper No' CASE/202: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: life satisfaction; multidimensional well-being; preferences; welfare economics

The Coalition's Record on Cash Transfers, Poverty and Inequality 2010-2015

John Hills,  January 2015
Paper No' SPCCWP11: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf) | Summary (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; welfare benefits and policy; social policy; benefits; distributions of economic outcomes; income poverty; tax and benefit policy; wealth inequality

Facing Debt: Economic Resilience in Newham

July 2014
Paper No' CASEreport 83: Full paper (pdf)
Tags: debt; newham; poverty; work; economic; loans; resilience; london;

Labour's Record on Cash Transfers, Poverty, Inequality and the Lifecycle 1997 - 2010

John Hills,  July 2013
Paper No' SPCCWP05: Full paper (pdf) | Summary (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; welfare benefits and policy; social policy; benefits; distributions of economic outcomes; income poverty; tax and benefit policy; wealth inequality

An Anatomy of Economic Inequality in the UK - Report of the National Equality Panel

John Hills,  January 2010
Paper No' CASEreport 60: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

Summary:
The report looks at the relationship between people’s economic outcomes and their characteristics and finds that inequalities in people's economic positions are also related to their characteristics such as gender, age, ethnicity, religion and education.


Tags: employment and income; employment and the labour market; income inequalities; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; intergenerational and social mobility; children, families and education; schools and education; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; housing, neighbourhoods and environment; housing; neighbourhoods and communities; health and social care; social care; regions and area inequalities; cities; inequality; economic inequalities in the uk; educational outcomes; employment status; wages and earnings; individual income; incomes on a household basis; household wealth; distributions of economic outcomes; education; employment; wages and earnings; gender; age; ethnicity and religion; disability; sexual orientation; social class; housing tenure; nation and region; area deprivation;

Socio-Economic Status and Child Behaviour: Evidence from a contemporary UK cohort

Carol Propper,  John A. Rigg,  July 2007
Paper No' CASE/125: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

Summary:
The paper finds that differences in the home environment in the material quality of the child’s home, maternal mental health, parental conflict and child diet, whilst not individually but when taken together, can explain up to half the social gradients in child behaviours.


Tags: children, families and education; children and child poverty; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; health and social care; health; child behaviour; socio-economic status; health inequalities

Understanding socio-economic inequalities in childhood respiratory health

Carol Propper,  John A. Rigg,  March 2006
Paper No' CASE/109: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; health and social care; health; asthma; wheeze; socio-economic inequalities; mediating

Parental Investment in Childhood and Later Adult Well-Being: Can More Involved Parents Offset the Effects of Socioeconomic Disadvantage?

Darcy Hango,  May 2005
Paper No' CASE 098: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

Summary:
This paper uses analysis from the longitudinal National Child Development Study to aim to investigate whether the social capital produced by greater parental involvement can counteract some of the harmful effects of less financial capital?


Tags: children, families and education; children and child poverty; schools and education; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; parental involvement; socioeconomic disadvantage; social capital; education; national child development study

Knowing what is good for you: Empirical analysis of personal preferences and the 'objective good'

Orsolya Lelkes,  March 2005
Paper No' CASE 094: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; health and social care; health; regions and area inequalities; area inequalities; quality of life; capabilities; happiness; basic needs; economic transition

Capital and the Determinants of Poverty and Social Exclusion

David Piachaud,  September 2002
Paper No' CASE 060: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; poverty; social exclusion; social capital; economic growth

Tasting Freedom: Happiness, religion and economic transition

Orsolya Lelkes,  August 2002
Paper No' CASE 059: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; poverty, exclusion and equalities; equality, capabilities and human rights; health and social care; health; happiness; economic transition; religion; entrepreneurs

Smart Growth: The Future of the American Metropolis?

Bruce Katz,  July 2002
Paper No' CASE 058: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; housing, neighbourhoods and environment; housing; neighbourhoods and communities; regions and area inequalities; cities; area inequalities; localisation; smart growth; sprawl; metropolitan governance; decentralisation; urban revitalisation; economic competitiveness; sustainability; tax and regulatory policy

Why rising tides don't lift all boats? An explanation of the relationship between poverty and unemployment in Britain

Simon Burgess,  Karen Gardiner,  Carol Propper,  February 2001
Paper No' CASE 046: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; employment and the labour market; tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; poverty; unemployment; economic cycle

Getting Less for More: Economic Evaluation in the Social Welfare Field

Tom Sefton,  November 2000
Paper No' CASE 044: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; methodology, concepts and measures; measurement, concepts and measures; economic evaluation; social welfare; methodology