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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

Poverty and Inequality and Social Policy in China

Bingqin Li,  David Piachaud,  November 2004
Paper No' CASE 087: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

Summary:
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.


Tags: employment and income; employment and the labour market; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; housing, neighbourhoods and environment; housing; neighbourhoods and communities; poverty; inequality; social policy; china; livelihoods; social development

Social Exclusion and the Future of Cities

Anne Power,  William Julius Wilson,  February 2000
Paper No' CASE 035: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; housing, neighbourhoods and environment; housing; neighbourhoods and communities; regions and area inequalities; cities; social exclusion; urban poverty; area regeneration; urban development