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Gentrification in London: A progress report, 2001–2013 Alex Fenton
July 2016
Paper No' CASE/195:
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JEL Classification: R230


Tags: london; gentrification; poverty

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Public and Private Welfare Activity in England Polina Obolenskaya and Tania Burchardt
June 2016
Paper No' CASE/193:
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JEL Classification: H40; H51; H52; H55


Tags: private provision; public provision; welfare system; public expenditure; private expenditure; health; education; social security; housing; social care

Income Poverty, Affluence and Polarisation Viewed From The Median Rolf Aaberge, A.B. Atkinson and Henrik Sigstad
December 2015
Paper No' CASE/194:
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JEL Classification: I31


Tags: poverty; inequality; polarisation; affluence

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Mothers, parenting and the impact of separation Tina Haux, Lucinda Platt and Rachel Rosenberg
June 2015
Paper No' CASE/190:
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JEL Classification: J12


Tags: mothers; separation; parenting competence; maternal mental health; millennium cohort study

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Parenting and post-separation contact: what are the links? Tina Haux, Lucinda Platt and Rachel Rosenberg
June 2015
Paper No' CASE/189:
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JEL Classification: J12


Tags: parenting; fathers; father involvement; separation; child contact;

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Monitoring the evolution of income poverty and real incomes over time A.B. Atkinson, Anne-Catherine Guio and Eric Marlier
March 2015
Paper No' CASE/188:
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JEL Classification: D31


Tags: poverty; inequality; national accounts; social indicators

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Piketty in the long run Frank A Cowell
February 2015
Paper No' CASE/185:
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JEL Classification: D31


Tags: long run; income distribution; wealth distribution; inequality; inheritance; equilibrium

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Disabled People’s Financial Histories: Uncovering the disability wealth-penalty Abigail McKnight
April 2014
Paper No' CASE/181:
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JEL Classification: D31; D63


Tags: wealth; disability; inequality; lifecycle

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Richard Titmuss: Forty years on Howard Glennerster
February 2014
Paper No' CASE/180:
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JEL Classification: I38


Tags: social policy; titmuss; well-being

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Education and Intergenerational Mobility: Help or Hindrance? Jo Blanden and Lindsey Macmillan
January 2014
Paper No' CASE/179:
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JEL Classification: J31


Tags: intergenerational income mobility

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Wealth and Inheritance in Britain from 1896 to the Present A.B. Atkinson
November 2013
Paper No' CASE/178:
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JEL Classification: D31


Tags: wealth; inheritance; estate data

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Labour's Record on Neighbourhood Renewal in England: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 1997-2010 Alex Fenton, Amanda Fitzgerald and Ruth Lupton October 2013
Paper No' CASE/177:
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JEL Classification: I38; H76


Tags: neighbourhood; regeneration; renewal; spatial; new labour

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Labour's Record on the Under Fives: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 1997-2010 Kitty Stewart
October 2013
Paper No' CASE/176:
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JEL Classification: H51; H52; I24; I28; I38


Tags: early education; childcare; sure start; early childhood; labour government

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Public policy and inequalities of choice and autonomy Tania Burchardt, Martin Evans and Holly Holder
June 2013
Paper No' CASE/174:
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JEL Classification: I31; I39


Tags: choice; autonomy; inequality

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How best to measure pension adequacy Aaron George Grech
April 2013
Paper No' CASE/172:
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JEL Classification: H55; I38; J26


Tags: social security and public pensions; retirement; poverty; retirement policies

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The relationship between EU indicators of persistent and current poverty Stephen P Jenkins and Philippe Van Kerm
March 2013
Paper No' CASE/169:
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JEL Classification: I32, D31


Tags: persistent poverty; income poverty; poverty; eu-silc; europe

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Accounting for cross-country differences in wealth inequality Frank A Cowell, Eleni Karagiannaki and Abigail McKnight
March 2013
Paper No' CASE/168:
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JEL Classification: C81, D31, D63, I24, I31


Tags: household wealth; wealth inequality; debt; housing assets; educational loans; age-wealth profiles; decomposition

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Wealth accumulation in Great Britain 1995-2005: The role of house prices and the life cycle Francesca Bastagli and John Hills December 2012
Paper No' CASE/166:
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JEL Classification: D31


Tags: wealth; wealth inequality; house prices; life cycle

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Mapping and measuring the distribution of household wealth: A cross-country analysis Frank A Cowell, Eleni Karagiannaki and Abigail McKnight November 2012
Paper No' CASE/165:
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JEL Classification: C81, D31, D63, I24, I31


Tags: household wealth; wealth inequality; debt; housing assets; educational loans; age-wealth profiles

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The effect of parental wealth on children’s outcomes in early adulthood Eleni Karagiannaki
August 2012
Paper No' CASE/164:
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JEL Classification: D1, D3, I21, J62, J31


Tags: wealth; intergenerational transmission; educational attainment

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Migrants, Landlords and their Uneven Experiences of the Beijing Olympic Games Hyun Bang Shin and Bingqin Li
July 2012
Paper No' CASE/163:
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JEL Classification: I31, D63, O18


Tags: beijing; olympic games; housing; marginality; patriotism; exclusion

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The Impact of School Context: What headteachers say Martin Thrupp and Ruth Lupton
December 2011
Paper No' CASE/158:
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JEL Classification: I24


Tags: schools; educational inequalities; deprivation; disadvantage; context

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Pathways and penalties: Mothers’ employment trajectories and wage growth in the Families and Children Study Francesca Bastagli and Kitty Stewart December 2011
Paper No' CASE/157:
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JEL Classification: J22, J24, J31


Tags: maternal employment; wages; mothers; employment trajectories

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Towards the ‘Big Society’: What role for neighbourhood working? Evidence from a comparative European study Catherine Durose, Jonathan France, Liz Richardson and Ruth Lupton October 2011
Paper No' CASE/154:
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JEL Classification: H70


Tags: big society; local government; neighbourhood; neighbourhood management; community

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The Magnitude and Correlates of Inter-vivos Transfers in the UK Eleni Karagiannaki
June 2011
Paper No' CASE/151:
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JEL Classification: D19, D64, D91


Tags: inter-vivos transfers; inequality; altruism

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Inequality among the Wealthy Frank A Cowell
June 2011
Paper No' CASE/150:
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JEL Classification: D31


Tags: wealth distribution

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A Wealth Tax Abandoned: The role of the UK Treasury 1974-6 Howard Glennerster
June 2011
Paper No' CASE/147:
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JEL Classification: H27


Tags: wealth tax; policy process; uk treasury

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Assessing the sustainability of pension reforms in Europe Aaron George Grech
September 2010
Paper No' CASE/140:
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JEL Classification: H55, I38, J26


Tags: social security and public pensions; retirement; poverty; retirement policies

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Women’s family histories and incomes in later life in the UK, US and West Germany Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham and Tom Sefton June 2009
Paper No' CASE/138:
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JEL Classification: H55; I38


Tags: comparative; older women; pensions; work history; life course

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The relationship between women’s work histories and incomes in later life in the UK, US and West Germany Tom Sefton, Jane Falkingham and Maria Evandrou June 2009
Paper No' CASE/137:
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JEL Classification: H55; I38


Tags: comparative; older women; pensions; work history; life course

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The Effect of Health on Consumption Decisions in Later Life: Evidence from the UK Eleni Karagiannaki
January 2009
Paper No' CASE/136:
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JEL Classification: I100; D91


Tags: health; consumption; wealth

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The Impact of Policy Change on Job Retention and Advancement Richard Dickens and Abigail McKnight
October 2008
Paper No' CASE/134:
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JEL Classification: J68


Tags: labour market; welfare reform; job retention

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Assimilation of Migrants into the British Labour Market Richard Dickens and Abigail McKnight
October 2008
Paper No' CASE/133:
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JEL Classification: J61


Tags: migration; labour markets; assimilation

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Changes in earnings inequality and mobility in Great Britain 1978/9-2005/6 Richard Dickens and Abigail McKnight
October 2008
Paper No' CASE/132:
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JEL Classification: J62


Tags: earnings inequality; labour market mobility

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Welfare Reform in the United States: Implications for British Social Policy (with commentaries by Kitty Stewart, David Piachaud and Howard Glennerster) 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. James Midgley April 2008
Paper No' CASE/131:
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JEL Classification: I38


Tags: welfare reform; comparative public policy; united states; uk

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Understanding the relationship between parental income and multiple child outcomes: A decomposition analysis Paul Gregg, Carol Propper and Elizabeth Washbrook December 2007
Paper No' CASE/129:
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JEL Classification: I32; J13


Tags: child outcomes; income; pathways; mediating factors

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Are current levels of air pollution in England too high? The impact of pollution on population mortality Katharina Janke, Carol Propper and John Henderson December 2007
Paper No' CASE/128:
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JEL Classification: I12; I18


Tags: airborne pollutants; adult mortality; geographical analysis

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Freedom to be a Child: Commercial Pressures on Children David Piachaud
July 2007
Paper No' CASE/127:
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JEL Classification: I31


Tags: childhood; consumption; advertising; commercialization

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Welfare Reforms and Child Well-Being in the US and UK Jane Waldfogel
July 2007
Paper No' CASE/126:
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JEL Classification: I3; J1


Tags: welfare; poverty; expenditures; child well-being

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Socio-Economic Status and Child Behaviour: Evidence from a contemporary UK cohort 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. Carol Propper and John A. Rigg
July 2007
Paper No' CASE/125:
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JEL Classification: I32


Tags: child behaviour; socio-economic status; health inequalities

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Understanding low achievement in English schools Thousands of young people leave school with no or very few qualifications in England. This paper seeks to build a fuller picture of Key Stage 4 low achievement and its correlates and considers the policy implications of the findings. Geeta Gandhi Kingdon and Robert Cassen
June 2007
Paper No' CASE/118:
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JEL Classification: I21;I28


Tags: low achievement; school fixed effects; panel data; school resources; england

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Employment trajectories for mothers in low-skilled work: Evidence from the British Lone Parent Cohort Kitty Stewart
May 2007
Paper No' CASE/122:
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JEL Classification: J22; J24; J31


Tags: maternal employment; employment trajectories; wage progression


This paper has been revised and updated May 2008
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Definition of equality and framework for measurement: Final Recommendations of the Equalities Review Steering Group on Measurement Prepared as background papers to assist in the development of the measurement framework for the Equalities Review, this work discusses the challenges in translating capability theory into a practical measurement tool in the context of measuring inequality in Britain in the 21st century. Tania Burchardt and Polly Vizard April 2007
Paper No' CASE/120:
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JEL Classification: I31; I32


Tags: capability approach; equality; measurement; human; rights

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Pension Policy in EU25 and its Possible Impact on Elderly Poverty Asghar Zaidi, Aaron George Grech and Michael Fuchs
December 2006
Paper No' CASE/116:
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JEL Classification: H55; J26; J32


Tags: social security and public pensions; retirement; retirement policies; private pensions

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Work-Life Balance in a Low-Income Neighbourhood Hartley Dean and Alice Coulter
November 2006
Paper No' CASE/114:
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JEL Classification: I38; J22; J40


Tags: work-life balance; low-income; employment rights; tax credits; childcare

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Transition from Work to Retirement in EU25 Asghar Zaidi, Mattia Makovec and Michael Fuchs
October 2006
Paper No' CASE/112:
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JEL Classification: J26; J21


Tags: retirement; retirement policies; labour force and employment; labour force and employment size; labour force and employment structure

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From Beveridge to Turner: Demography, Distribution and the Future of Pensions in the UK John Hills
June 2006
Paper No' CASE/110:
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JEL Classification: H55


Tags: demographic change; pensions; retirement incomes; social security


This paper has been published as:
From Beveridge to Turner: demography, distribution and the future of pensions in the UK ,' Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, 169(4): 663-679
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Understanding socio-economic inequalities in childhood respiratory health Carol Propper and John A. Rigg
March 2006
Paper No' CASE/109:
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JEL Classification: I1


Tags: asthma; wheeze; socio-economic inequalities; mediating

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Modelling poverty by not modelling poverty: An application of a simultaneous hazards approach to the UK Arnstein Aassve, Simon Burgess, Matt Dickson and Carol Propper January 2006
Paper No' CASE/106:
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JEL Classification: I32


Tags: poverty dynamics; poverty transitions; simultaneous hazards

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The Dynamics of School Attainment of England's Ethnic Minorities Deborah Wilson, Simon Burgess and Adam Briggs
January 2006
Paper No' CASE/105:
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JEL Classification: I20; J15


Tags: ethnic test score gap; school attainment; education

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Health Supplier Quality and the Distribution of Child Health Carol Propper, John A. Rigg and Simon Burgess
June 2005
Paper No' CASE 102:
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JEL Classification: I12


Tags: primary care quality; child health

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Parallel lives? Ethnic segregation in schools and neighbourhoods Simon Burgess, Deborah Wilson and Ruth Lupton
June 2005
Paper No' CASE 101:
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JEL Classification: J7; J16; J42


Tags: education; sorting


This paper has been published as:
'Parallel Lives? Ethnic segregation in schools and neighbourhoods,' Urban Studies, 42(7): 1027-1056, 2005
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Non-residential Fatherhood and Child Involvement: Evidence from the Millennium Cohort Study Kathleen E Kiernan
May 2005
Paper No' CASE 100:
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JEL Classification: I30; I39; J12; J13; J18; K19


Tags: non-resident fathers; ethnic families; fatherhood; father involvement; unmarried mothers; non-marital births; cohabiting parents


This paper has been published as:
'Non-residential Fatherhood and Child Involvement: Evidence from the Millennium Cohort Study,' Journal of Social Policy, 35(4): 651-669, 2006
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Expenditure Patterns Post-Welfare Reform in the UK: Are low-income families starting to catch up? This paper finds post 1998 UK welfare reforms children in low-income families were catching up in terms of their families’ spending in the overall areas of housing and utilities, food, clothing, leisure goods and services, and motoring and travel. The evidence also suggests reduced spending on alcohol and tobacco. Paul Gregg, Jane Waldfogel and Elizabeth Washbrook May 2005
Paper No' CASE 099:
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JEL Classification: I3; J18


Tags: child poverty; family expenditures; welfare reform; difference-in-difference


This paper has been published as:
Family Expenditures Post-Welfare Reform in the UK: Are Low-Income Families with Children Starting to Catch Up?, Labour Economics, 13(6): 721-746, 2006
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Parental Investment in Childhood and Later Adult Well-Being: Can More Involved Parents Offset the Effects of Socioeconomic Disadvantage? 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? Darcy Hango May 2005
Paper No' CASE 098:
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JEL Classification: I21;I32;J13;Z13


Tags: parental involvement; socioeconomic disadvantage; social capital; education; national child development study

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Knowing what is good for you: Empirical analysis of personal preferences and the 'objective good' Orsolya Lelkes
March 2005
Paper No' CASE 094:
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JEL Classification: D63; I31; P36


Tags: quality of life; capabilities; happiness; basic needs; economic transition


This paper has been published as:
'Knowing what is good for you: Empirical analysis of personal preferences and the 'objective good', Journal of Socio-Economics, Special issue on the Socio-Economics of Happiness, 35 (2): 285-307, 2006
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Helter Skelter: Families, disabled children and the benefit system Families report that DLA makes a significant difference, not just for the disabled child but for the whole family but when repeatedly downrated or withdrawn generates considerable fluctuations in income and high levels of stress and ill health. The report outlines issues that must be addressed if reduce poverty amongst disabled children is to be reduced. Gabrielle Preston
February 2005
Paper No' CASE 092:
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JEL Classification: I38


Tags: appeals; benefits; disability; employment; extra costs; poverty; services; social exclusion; special needs; social inclusion; take-up; welfare rights

The Contributions of Professor Amartya Sen in the Field of Human Rights This paper assesses Sen’s development of the human rights discourse and suggests it forms an important ‘scholarly bridge’ between human rights and economics. It suggests fundamental freedoms and human rights is itself an important gateway to understanding the significance of Sen’s research. Polly Vizard
January 2005
Paper No' CASE 091:
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JEL Classification: A12; A13; B31; D63; I39; K39


Tags: amartya sen; human rights; poverty; freedom; obligation; capability approach; meta-rights; entitlements; opportunity freedom; liberty-rights

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Income Mobility in Old Age in Britain and Germany Asghar Zaidi, Joachim R. Frick and Felix Büchel
December 2004
Paper No' CASE 089:
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Tags: income mobility; old age; pensions; britain and germany

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Social Mobility, Life Chances, and the Early Years Jane Waldfogel
November 2004
Paper No' CASE 088:
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JEL Classification: D1; J1; J2


Tags: social mobility; parental leave; childcare; early years


Published in S. Delorenzi, J. Reed, and P. Robinson (eds.), Maintaining Momentum: Promoting Social Mobility and Life Chances from Early Years to Adulthood, Institute for Public Policy Research, 2005
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Poverty and Inequality and Social Policy in China 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. Bingqin Li and David Piachaud
November 2004
Paper No' CASE 087:
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JEL Classification: I3


Tags: poverty; inequality; social policy; china; livelihoods; social development

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The Impact of Low Income on Child Health: Evidence from a Birth Cohort Study Simon Burgess, Carol Propper and John A. Rigg
May 2004
Paper No' CASE 085:
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JEL Classification: I1


Tags: child health; income; maternal health; tranmission mechanisms

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Employment, Family Union, and Childbearing Decisions in Great Britain Arnstein Aassve, Simon Burgess, Matt Dickson and Carol Propper April 2004
Paper No' CASE 084:
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JEL Classification: J12; J13; J22


Tags: demographic transitions; marriage; divorce; birth; employment

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Urban Social Exclusion in Transitional China Bingqin Li
March 2004
Paper No' CASE 082:
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JEL Classification: J43; R23; I30


Tags: social exclusion; urban china; rural to urban migrants

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Income Dynamics and the Life Cycle John A. Rigg and Tom Sefton
February 2004
Paper No' CASE 081:
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JEL Classification: D31; I32; J18


Tags: income dynamics; life cycle; poverty

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The Economic Basis of Social Class John H Goldthorpe and Abigail McKnight
February 2004
Paper No' CASE 080:
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JEL Classification: J310; J330; J210


Tags: social class; relations and conditions of employment; lifetime earnings; employment stability; employment security

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Ethnic Segretation in England's Schools Simon Burgess and Deborah Wilson
February 2004
Paper No' CASE 079:
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JEL Classification: J78; J15; J24


Tags: england; ethnic segregation; segregation indices; schools; minority group differences; spatial income clustering

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Neighbourhood Management and the Future of Urban Areas Anne Power
January 2004
Paper No' CASE 077:
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JEL Classification: I30


Tags: social housing; neighbourhoods; area regeneration

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Schools in Disadvantaged Areas: Recognising context and raising quality This paper looks at the quality problem, exploring the relationships between disadvantaged contexts, what schools do, and the quality of schooling that they provide. The findings suggest that disadvantaged contexts impact on the organisation and processes of schools and that these effects differ significantly from one area to another, in ways that are not reflected by the usual indicators of disadvantage. Ruth Lupton
January 2004
Paper No' CASE 076:
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JEL Classification: I28; R00


Tags: education; schools; poverty; area deprivation; neighbourhoods; quality; ofsted; educational attainment; context


Published as “Schools in Disadvantaged Areas: Low Attainment and a Contextualised Policy Response”, in H.Lauder, P.Brown, J.Dillabough and A.H. Halsey (eds.), Education, Globalization and Social Change, Oxford University Press, 2006
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Individual Choice and Social Exclusion Julian Le Grand
December 2003
Paper No' CASE 075:
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JEL Classification: I30


Tags: social exclusion; poverty; choice

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Disability and Disadvantage: Selection, onset and duration effects Stephen P Jenkins and John A. Rigg
November 2003
Paper No' CASE 074:
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JEL Classification: J15;J18;J21


Tags: disability; selection; disadvantage; work; employment

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'Neighbourhood Effects': Can we measure them and does it matter? Ruth Lupton
November 2003
Paper No' CASE 073:
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JEL Classification: I30


Tags: neighbourhood area effects

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Inclusion or Insurance? National Insurance and the future of the contributory principle John Hills
May 2003
Paper No' CASE 068:
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JEL Classification: H55


Tags: social insurance; social security; pensions; direct taxation


This paper has been published as:
“Heading for Retirement? National insurance, state pensions, and the future of the contributory principle in the UK”, Journal of Social Policy, 33(3), 2004
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Cohabitation and divorce across nations and generations Kathleen E Kiernan
March 2003
Paper No' CASE 065:
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JEL Classification: J12


Tags: divorce; parental divorce; cohabitation; comparative study; longitudinal; inter-generational


Published in P.L. Chase-Lansdale, K. Kiernan and R. Friedman (eds.), Human Development across Lives and Generations: The Potential for Change, Cambridge University Press, 2004
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Changing Poverty Post-1997 David Piachaud and Holly Sutherland
December 2002
Paper No' CASE 063:
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Tags: poverty; welfare policy


Final revised version published as Poverty in Britain: The impact of government policy since 1997, by H Sutherland, T Sefton and D Piachaud, Joseph Rowntree Foundation, 2003
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The Economic Determinants of Truancy Simon Burgess, Karen Gardiner and Carol Propper
September 2002
Paper No' CASE 061:
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Tags: truancy; returns to education

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Tasting Freedom: Happiness, religion and economic transition Orsolya Lelkes
August 2002
Paper No' CASE 059:
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Tags: happiness; economic transition; religion; entrepreneurs


This paper has been published as:
'Tasting Freedom: Happiness, religion and economic transition', Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 59: 173-194, 2006
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Outsider and Insider Expertise: The response of residents of deprived neighbourhoods to an academic definition of social exclusion Julian Le Grand and Liz Richardson April 2002
Paper No' CASE 057:
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Tags: definitions of social exclusion; community involvement; neighbourhood renewal


This paper has been published as:
'Outsider and Insider Expertise: The response of residents of deprived neighbourhoods to an academic definition of social exclusion', Social Policy and Administration, 36(5), October 2002
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Constraint and Opportunity: Identifying Voluntary Non-Employment Tania Burchardt and Julian Le Grand
April 2002
Paper No' CASE 055:
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Tags: employment; opportunity; capability; voluntary

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Sheer Class? The Extent and Sources of Variation in the UK Graduate Earnings Premium Abigail McKnight, Robin Naylor and Jeremy Smith March 2002
Paper No' CASE 054:
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Tags: graduate earnings; degree class; subject

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United Kingdom Education 1997-2001 Howard Glennerster
November 2001
Paper No' CASE 050:
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Tags: education productivity; higher education finance; labour education policy


This paper has been published as:
'United Kingdom Education 1997-2001', Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 18(2), July 2002
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Welfare Reform and Lone Mothers' Employment in the US Sheldon Danziger, Sandra K. Danziger, Kristin Seefeldt and Jane Waldfogel June 2001
Paper No' CASE 047:
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Tags: welfare; lone mothers; employment


Published in J. Millar and K. Rowlingson (eds.), Lone Parents, Employment and Social Policy: Cross-National Comparisons, Policy Press, 2001
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US Poverty Studies and Poverty Measurement: The past 25 years Howard Glennerster
October 2000
Paper No' CASE 042:
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Tags: poverty; poverty measurement; united states


This paper has been published as:
'US Poverty Studies and Poverty Measurement: The past twenty-five years', Social Service Review, March 2002
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Measuring Income Risk Simon Burgess, Karen Gardiner, Stephen P Jenkins and Carol Propper
June 2000
Paper No' CASE 040:
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Tags: income risk; demographics; panel data

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How Effective is the British Government's Attempt to Reduce Child Poverty? David Piachaud and Holly Sutherland
March 2000
Paper No' CASE 038:
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Tags: child poverty; tax and benefit policy; welfare-to-work


This paper has been published as Innocenti Working Paper No.77
This paper has been published as:
Reducing child poverty in Britain: An assessment of government policy 1997-2001’, Economic Journal, 111(469), 2001
This paper has been published as:
‘Child poverty in Britain and the New Labour Government’, Journal of Social Policy, 30(1), 2001
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The Dynamics of Being Disabled Tania Burchardt
February 2000
Paper No' CASE 036:
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Tags: disability; panel data; survival analysis

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Social Exclusion and the Future of Cities Anne Power and William Julius Wilson
February 2000
Paper No' CASE 035:
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Tags: social exclusion; urban poverty; area regeneration; urban development

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The Class of '81: The effects of early-career unemployment on subsequent unemployment experiences Simon Burgess, Carol Propper, Hedley Rees and Arran Shearer December 1999
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Tags: unemployment; scarring; pseudo-cohorts

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Partnership in Pensions? Responses to the Pensions Green Paper Phil Agulnik, Nicholas Barr, Jane Falkingham and Katherine Rake
April 1999
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Tags: new contract for welfare; partnership in pensions; uk retirement income system

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Tightropes and Tripwires: New Labour's Proposals and Means-testing in Old Age Martin Evans, Jane Falkingham and Katherine Rake April 1999
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Tags: pensions; income guarantees

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Poverty, Social Exclusion and Neighbourhood: Studying the area bases of social exclusion This paper reviews the long-running debate about whether area-based policies can make a significant impact on poverty and social exclusion. Howard Glennerster, Ruth Lupton, Philip Noden and Anne Power March 1999
Paper No' CASE 022:
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Tags: neighbourhoods; poverty; social exclusion

Exclusion, Employment and Opportunity A.B. Atkinson and John Hills
January 1998
Paper No' CASE 004:
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Tags: social exclusion; income mobility; employment; skills


A version of Ch.3 by Hills, with Karen Gardiner, was published as 'Policy implications of new data on income mobility', Economic Journal 109(453), 1999; A version of Ch.5 by Arulampalam and Booth was published as 'Training and Labour Market Flexibility: Is there a Trade-off?', The British Journal of Industrial Relations 36(4), 1998; Ch.6 by Green et al was published as 'Are British Workers Getting More Skilled?', in L. Borghans and A. de Grip (eds), The Over-Educated Worker? The Economics of Skill Utilisation, Edward Elgar, 2000