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Deliberative research as a tool to make value judgements

Tania Burchardt,  April 2012
Paper No' CASE/159: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; poverty, exclusion and equalities; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; methodology, concepts and measures; measurement, concepts and measures; deliberative research; value judgements; capability approach; inequality; research design

The Impact of School Context: What headteachers say

Martin Thrupp,  Ruth Lupton,  December 2011
Paper No' CASE/158: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: children, families and education; schools and education; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; disability; housing, neighbourhoods and environment; neighbourhoods and communities; regions and area inequalities; area inequalities; localisation; schools; educational inequalities; deprivation; disadvantage; context

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

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;

Developing a capability list: Final Recommendations of the Equalities Review Steering Group on Measurement

Polly Vizard,  Tania Burchardt,  April 2007
Paper No' CASE/121: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; capability approach; capability list; human rights

Definition of equality and framework for measurement: Final Recommendations of the Equalities Review Steering Group on Measurement

Tania Burchardt,  Polly Vizard,  April 2007
Paper No' CASE/120: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

Summary:
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.


Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; capability approach; equality; measurement; human; rights

Foundations for measuring equality: A discussion paper for the Equalities Review

Tania Burchardt,  June 2006
Paper No' CASE/111: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; equality; opportunity; capability approach

Assessing the impact of illness, caring and ethnicity on social activity

Lucinda Platt,  March 2006
Paper No' CASE/108: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; health and social care; health; social care; long-term illness; caring; ethnic group; social engagement; social capital

Labour Market Disadvantage amongst Disabled People: A longitudinal perspective

John A. Rigg,  November 2005
Paper No' CASE 103: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; employment and the labour market; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; disability; health and social care; social care; disability; labour market; longitudinal; dynamics

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

Helter Skelter: Families, disabled children and the benefit system

Gabrielle Preston,  February 2005
Paper No' CASE 092: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

Summary:
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.


Tags: employment and income; employment and the labour market; tax, benefits and pensions; welfare benefits and policy; children, families and education; children and child poverty; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; health and social care; social care; 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

Polly Vizard,  January 2005
Paper No' CASE 091: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

Summary:
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.


Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; amartya sen; human rights; poverty; freedom; obligation; capability approach; meta-rights; entitlements; opportunity freedom; liberty-rights

Intergenerational and Life-Course Transmission of Social Exclusion in the 1970 British Cohort Study

Wendy Sigle-Rushton,  February 2004
Paper No' CASE 078: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; wealth and social mobility; wealth and assets; intergenerational and social mobility; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; disability; disadvantage; social exclusion; longitudinal; inter-generational

Disability and Disadvantage: Selection, onset and duration effects

Stephen P Jenkins,  John A. Rigg,  November 2003
Paper No' CASE 074: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; employment and the labour market; poverty, exclusion and equalities; disability; health and social care; social care; disability; selection; disadvantage; work; employment

Reviewing the Terms of Inclusion: Transactional processes, currencies and context

Sally Witcher,  April 2003
Paper No' CASE 067: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; inclusion; discrimination; mainstreaming

Continuity and Change in Pathways to Young Adult Disadvantage: Results from a British Birth Cohort

John Hobcraft,  April 2003
Paper No' CASE 066: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; employment and the labour market; wealth and social mobility; intergenerational and social mobility; poverty, exclusion and equalities; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; intergenerational transmission; disadvantage; gender

Comparing incomes when needs differ: Equivalisation for the extra costs of disability in the UK

Tania Burchardt,  Asghar Zaidi,  February 2003
Paper No' CASE 064: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; income inequalities; poverty, exclusion and equalities; disability; health and social care; social care; equivalisation; disability; standard of living; income distribution

Constraint and Opportunity: Identifying Voluntary Non-Employment

Tania Burchardt,  Julian Le Grand,  April 2002
Paper No' CASE 055: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: employment and income; employment and the labour market; poverty, exclusion and equalities; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; employment; opportunity; capability; voluntary

The Future of Social Justice in Britain: A New Mission for the Community Legal Service

Jonathan M. Stein,  August 2001
Paper No' CASE 048: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; housing, neighbourhoods and environment; neighbourhoods and communities; legal aid; social justice; community legal services

The Dynamics of Being Disabled

Tania Burchardt,  February 2000
Paper No' CASE 036: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; disability; health and social care; social care; disability; panel data; survival analysis

The Evolution of Disability Benefits in the UK: Re-weighting the basket

Tania Burchardt,  June 1999
Paper No' CASE 026: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: tax, benefits and pensions; welfare benefits and policy; poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; disability; disability benefits; welfare reform