CASE LSE RSS Email Twitter Facebook

You searched for "uk"

Listed most recent first.

How do experts think child poverty should be measured in the UK? An analysis of the Coalition Government’s consultation on child poverty measurement 2012-13

Kitty Stewart,  Nick Roberts,  July 2016
Paper No' CASE/197: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
Tags: child poverty; poverty measurement; consultation; life chances; uk; dwp

The changing distribution of individual incomes in the UK before and after the recession

Eleni Karagiannaki,  Lucinda Platt,  September 2015
Paper No' CASE/192: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: individual incomes; great recession; income distribution; uk; working age; pensioners; gender; ethnicity; housing tenure

A Wealth Tax Abandoned: The role of the UK Treasury 1974-6

Howard Glennerster,  June 2011
Paper No' CASE/147: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; tax, benefits and pensions; taxation and economic policy; wealth tax; policy process; uk treasury

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;

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

Partnership in Pensions? Responses to the Pensions Green Paper

Phil Agulnik,  Nicholas Barr,  Jane Falkingham,  Katherine Rake,  April 1999
Paper No' CASE 024: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; pensions; new contract for welfare; partnership in pensions; uk retirement income system