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Benefit `myths'? The accuracy and inaccuracy of public beliefs about the benefits system

Ben Baumberg Geiger,  October 2016
Paper No' CASE/199: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf) | casepaper199_appendices.pdf (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
Tags: benefits; social security; public attitudes; myths

Public and Private Welfare Activity in England

Polina Obolenskaya,  Tania Burchardt,  June 2016
Paper No' CASE/193: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: private provision; public provision; welfare system; public expenditure; private expenditure; health; education; social security; housing; social care

Beyond Radicalism and Resignation: The Competing Logics for Public Participation in Policy Decisions

Rikki Dean,  December 2014
Paper No' CASE/184: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: public participation; citizen engagement; participatory democracy; deliberative democracy; participatory governance; choice; voice; bureaucracy; health policy; housing policy; social exclusion policy; participation typology; grid-group cultural theory

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

John Hills,  July 2013
Paper No' CASE/175: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: children, families and education; children and child poverty; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; social security; cash transfers; child poverty; pensioner poverty; new labour; public spending; life cycle

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)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; welfare benefits and policy; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; public spending; welfare state; coalition; labour; financial crisis; cuts; social policy in a cold climate

How best to measure pension adequacy

Aaron George Grech,  April 2013
Paper No' CASE/172: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; pensions; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; social security and public pensions; retirement; poverty; retirement policies

Equal access to high quality early education and care? Evidence from England and lessons from other countries

Ludovica Gambaro,  Kitty Stewart,  Jane Waldfogel,  March 2013
Paper No' CASEbrief 32: Full paper (pdf)
Tags: children, families and education; children and child poverty; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; public services and the welfare state; childcare; social policy

Evaluating the possible impact of pension reforms on future living standards in Europe

Aaron George Grech,  May 2012
Paper No' CASE/161: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; pensions; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; social security; public pensions; retirement; poverty; retirement policies

The Shifting Balance of Private and Public Welfare Activity in the United Kingdom, 1979 to 2007

Daniel Edmiston,  December 2011
Paper No' CASE/155: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; welfare benefits and policy; children, families and education; schools and education; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; housing, neighbourhoods and environment; housing; health and social care; health; social care; regions and area inequalities; cities; private provision; public provision; welfare system; public expenditure; health; education; social security; housing; personal care

Developing and agreeing a capability list in the British context: What can be learnt from social survey data on 'rights'?

Polly Vizard,  November 2010
Paper No' CASE/142: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; capability approach; capability lists; human rights; public attitudes; values

Assessing the sustainability of pension reforms in Europe

Aaron George Grech,  September 2010
Paper No' CASE/140: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; pensions; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; social security and public pensions; retirement; poverty; retirement policies

What do the public think about economic and social rights? Research Report to Inform the Debate about a Bill of Rights and a Written Constitution

Polly Vizard,  June 2010
Paper No' CASEreport 61: Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.

Summary:
The findings set out in this Report challenge the perception of low population support for rights overall - and the view that the public think rights are a “charter” for criminals and terrorists. It finds there is public support for a broad characterisation covering economic and social rights, as well as civil and political rights


Tags: public; bill; rights; human; perceptions

Welfare Reform in the United States: Implications for British Social Policy (with commentaries by Kitty Stewart, David Piachaud and Howard Glennerster)

James Midgley,  April 2008
Paper No' CASE/131: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

Summary:
The findings of a number of outcome studies assessing the impact and effectiveness of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) are reviewed and commentaries consider how far American experience should be a guide to welfare policy in Britain.


Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; welfare benefits and policy; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; methodology, concepts and measures; measurement, concepts and measures; welfare reform; comparative public policy; united states; uk

Pension Policy in EU25 and its Possible Impact on Elderly Poverty

Asghar Zaidi,  Aaron George Grech,  Michael Fuchs,  December 2006
Paper No' CASE/116: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; pensions; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; social security and public pensions; retirement; retirement policies; private pensions

The Social Protection of Rural Workers in the Construction Industry in Urban China

Bingqin Li,  Huamin Peng,  November 2006
Paper No' CASE/113: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; employment and the labour market; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; housing, neighbourhoods and environment; neighbourhoods and communities; regions and area inequalities; area inequalities; social security; rural-urban migrants; construction workers; industrial organisation; social exclusion; people’s republic of china; work related risks

Perceptions of Redistribution: Report on exploratory qualitative research

Alan Hedges,  March 2005
Paper No' CASE 096: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; welfare benefits and policy; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; equality, capabilities and human rights; redistribution; attitudes; taxation; public spending

Public and Private Welfare Activity in the United Kingdom, 1979 to 1999

Rachel Smithies,  March 2005
Paper No' CASE 093: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; welfare benefits and policy; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; welfare; social spending; privatisation; contracting-out; public provision; private provision

Satisfaction and Expectations: Attitudes to public services in deprived areas

Bobby Duffy,  December 2000
Paper No' CASE 045: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; poverty, exclusion and equalities; equality, capabilities and human rights; housing, neighbourhoods and environment; neighbourhoods and communities; regions and area inequalities; area inequalities; localisation; satisfaction; public services; deprived neighbourhoods

Taxation for the Enabling State

John Hills,  August 2000
Paper No' CASE 041: 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; tax; public spending; inequality; public attitudes; redistribution

Low Inequality with Low Redistribution? An analysis of income distribution in Japan, South Korea and Taiwan compared to Britain

Didier Jacobs,  January 2000
Paper No' CASE 033: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; income inequalities; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; children, families and education; children and child poverty; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; income distribution; inequality; decomposition; east asia; japan; republic of south korea; republic of china (taiwan); united kingdom; social welfare; social security; family welfare

Income Transfers to the Elderly in East Asia: Testing Asian Values

Huck-ju Kwon,  June 1999
Paper No' CASE 027: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; tax, benefits and pensions; pensions; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; public pensions; retirement policy; east asia

Social Welfare Systems in East Asia: A Comparative Analysis including Private Welfare

Didier Jacobs,  July 1998
Paper No' CASE 010: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
Tags: employment and income; income inequalities; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; welfare benefits and policy; children, families and education; children and child poverty; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; east asia; japan; korea; taiwan; hong kong; singapore; welfare; private welfare; social security; income distribution; enterprise welfare; family welfare; public expenditure