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[Photo: Anne Power] Professor Anne POWER
Professor of Social Policy and CASE Associate

Tel: +44 (0)20 7955 6330
Fax: +44 (0)20 7404 0612
Email: anne.power@lse.ac.uk
STICERD ,  32L 3.36 A


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Publications on LSE Research Online book

Research Interests:
  • Cities and sustainable development
  • Disadvantaged and run-down neighbourhoods
  • Race relations
  • International and UK housing
Selected Publications:
  • Breaking Down the Barriers Chapter in publication by Bradford City Council, 2001

  • The Slow Death of Great Cities with Katharine Mumford. York Publishing Services for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, 1999

  • Estates on the Edge Macmillan 1999

  • Cities for a Small Country with Richard Rogers. Faber and Faber, 2000

STICERD/CASE Publications:
  • Work and Welfare Reform: Impacts in the South West
    Eileen Herden, Anne Power, Bert Provan, March 2014
    Paper No' CASEreport 81: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)

  • Divided City? The value of mixed communities in expensive neighbourhoods
    Katie Bates, Laura Lane, Anne Power, Nicola Serle, July 2013
    Paper No' CASEreport 77: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)

  • High Rise Hope
    Katie Bates, Laura Lane, Anne Power, October 2012
    Paper No' CASEreport 75: Full paper (pdf)

  • Building the Big Society
    Ruth Lupton, Anne Power, Liz Richardson, Rebecca Tunstall, June 2011
    Paper No' CASEreport 67: Full paper (pdf)

  • Obstacles and Opportunities: Today’s children, tomorrow’s families
    Anne Power, Nicola Serle, Helen Willmot, March 2011
    Paper No' CASEreport 66: Full paper (pdf)

  • Housing Futures: our homes and communities. A report for the Federation of Master Builders
    Laura Lane, Anne Power, June 2010
    Paper No' CASEreport 63: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Low Income Housing Estates: A report to Hammersmith United Charities on supporting communities, preventing social exclusion and tackling need in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham
    Laura Lane, Anne Power, September 2009
    Paper No' CASEreport 59: Full paper (pdf)
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • 'Teach in' on Energy and Existing Homes - restoring neighbourhoods and slowing climate change
    Laura Lane, Anne Power, Nicola Serle, July 2008
    Paper No' CASEreport 56: Full paper (pdf)
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • Report to Incommunities on the About Turn Project
    Laura Lane, Anne Power, Nicola Serle, May 2008
    Paper No' CASEreport 55: Full paper (pdf)
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • Transforming Cities across Europe: An interim report on problems and progress
    Jorg Ploger, Anne Power, Astrid Winkler, March 2008
    Paper No' CASEreport 49: Full paper (pdf)
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • Tenants and their Communities: Summary report to the DCLG on the consultation with tenants on the future roles of social housing
    Anne Power, November 2007
    Paper No' CASEreport 47: Full paper (pdf)

  • Communities and Demolition: Findings from a workshop at the National Communities Resource Centre
    Anne Power, November 2007
    Paper No' CASEreport 46: Full paper (pdf)

  • Social Capital within the Neighbourhood
    Anne Power, Helen Willmot, June 2007
    Paper No' CASEreport 38: Full paper (pdf)

  • Report on the consultation with tenants on the future of social housing at Trafford Hall
    Anne Power, February 2007
    Paper No' CASEreport 36: Full paper (pdf)

  • Families’ and children’s experience of sport and informal activity in Olympic areas of the East End
    Rosemary Davidson, Anne Power, January 2007
    Paper No' CASEreport 35: Full paper (pdf)
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • Environmental issues and human behaviour in low-income areas in the UK
    Jake Elster, Anne Power, November 2005
    Paper No' CASEreport 31: Full paper (pdf)

  • 'The future's changed': Local impacts of housing, environment and regeneration policy since 1997
    Caroline Paskell, Anne Power, January 2005
    Paper No' CASEreport 29: Full paper (pdf)

  • Minority Ethnic Groups in Britain
    Ruth Lupton, Anne Power, November 2004
    Paper No' Census 2: Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf) | Paper 3 (pdf)
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • What We Know about Neighbourhood Change: A literature review
    Ruth Lupton, Anne Power, September 2004
    Paper No' CASEreport 27: Full paper (pdf)

  • The Growth and Decline of Cities and Regions
    Ruth Lupton, Anne Power, July 2004
    Paper No' Census 1: Full paper (pdf)

  • Sustainable communities and sustainable development: A review of the Sustainable Communities Plan
    Anne Power, January 2004
    Paper No' CASEreport 23: Full paper (pdf)

  • Neighbourhood Management and the Future of Urban Areas
    Anne Power, January 2004
    Paper No' CASE 077: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Social Exclusion and the Future of Cities
    Anne Power, William Julius Wilson, February 2000
    Paper No' CASE 035: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Neighbourhood Management
    Emmet Bergin, Anne Power, December 1999
    Paper No' CASE 031: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • Poverty, Social Exclusion and Neighbourhood: Studying the area bases of social exclusion
    Howard Glennerster, Ruth Lupton, Philip Noden, Anne Power, March 1999
    Paper No' CASE 022: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Area-based Poverty, Social Problems and Resident Empowerment
    Anne Power, December 1994
    Paper No' WSP 107:
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • The Crisis in Council Housing: Is Public Housing Manageable? (The Political Quarterly, 58:3, July-Sept 1987)
    Anne Power, January 1987
    Paper No' WSP 021:

  • A New Era for Social Policy: A New Enlightenment or a New Leviathan? (Journal of Social Policy, 20:3, 389-414, July 1991)
    Howard Glennerster, Anne Power, Tony Travers,
    Paper No' WSP 039:

  • Council Housing: Conflict, Change and Decision-Making
    Anne Power,
    Paper No' WSP 027: