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CASE Social Exclusion Seminars

These seminars are held on Wednesdays in term time at 16:30-18:00

Seminars this term will be held online.

This seminar series is organised by:

Dr Polina Obolenskaya, Email: p.obolenskaya@lse.ac.uk

Dr Kerris Cooper, Email: k.m.cooper@lse.ac.uk

For further information and papers, when available, please contact:

Nora Takacs, Email: n.takacs@lse.ac.uk, Tel: +44(0)20-7955-6562.

Each seminar is followed by an informal reception











Matthew Oakley (Social Metrics Commission)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Suzanne Fitzpatrick (I-SPHERE, Heriot-Watt University) and Glen Bramley (Heriot-Watt University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Fabien Accominotti (London School of Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.



Daniel McArthur (International Inequalities Institute, LSE) joint with Aaron Reeves (University of Oxford)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Nicola Lacey (Department of Law, LSE) joint with Kerris Cooper (CASE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.



Abigail McKnight and Polina Obolenskaya

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Leon Feinstein (Children's Commissioner's Office)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Jonathan Portes (UK in a Changing Europe, King's College London)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Mark Stephens, Suzanne Fitzpatrick and Ruth Lupton

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


John Curtice (University of Strathclyde and NatCen)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Jonathan Mijs (LSE International Inequalities Institute)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Christina Beatty (Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research, Sheffield Hallam University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Frances McGinnity (Associate Research Professor at the ESRI and Adjunct Professor of Sociology at Trinity College Dublin)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Nicola Brimblecombe (PSSRU, London School of Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


John Curtice (University of Strathclyde and NatCen)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Wim Van Lancker (University of Antwerp and University of Leuven)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Anne Solaz (Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Kathryn Simpson (Manchester Metropolitan University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Donald Hirsch (Director of Centre for Research in Social Policy, Loughborough University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Ellen Helsper (Media and Communications department, LSE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Martin Evans (Research and Policy, UNICEF, New York)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Richard Cookson (University of York, Centre for Health Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Suzanne Fitzpatrick (Heriott Watt University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Susan Purdon (Bryson Purdon Social Research) joint with Paul Gregg (University of Bath, as respondent)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Asghar Zaidi (University of Southampton)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


David Maguire (The Kings Fund)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Sonia Exley (LSE Social Policy)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


David Piachaud (Social Policy and CASE, LSE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


David Piachaud (Social Policy and CASE, LSE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Nikki Luke (Rees Centre for Research in Fostering and Education, University of Oxford)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Annie Austin (Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research, University of Manchester)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Tony Fahey (University College Dublin and CASE visitor)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Bea Cantillon (Herman Deleeck Centre for Social Policy, University of Antwerp)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Emily Grundy (Department of Social Policy, LSE) joint with Katy Keenan

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


David Robinson (Changing London) joint with Tony Travers (LSE London)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Sabina Alkire (University of Oxford) joint with James Foster (The George Washington University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Vicky Albert (University of Las Vegas, Nevada.)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Ruth Lupton (University of Manchester) joint with Heather Joshi (UCL Institute of Education)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Alan Berube (The Brookings Institution. The event is free but booking is essential. Please RSVP to lsehousingandcommunities@lse.ac.uk)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Eileen Herden (LSE Housing and Communities) joint with Anne Power and Bert Provan.

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Tim Smeeding (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Tom Sefton (Advisor on Social Policy and Economics, Church of England) joint with Jane Perry

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Giovanni Razzu (University of Reading)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Lucinda Platt (Department of Social Policy, LSE and CASE) joint with Stella Chatzitheochari, University of Warwick, and Samantha Parsons, Institute of Education, University of London

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Anne Power (CASE / LSE) joint with Eileen Herden and Bert Provan, LSE Housing and Communities

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Andrea Brandolini (Banca d'Italia)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Ian Gough (CASE, London School of Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Karen Fisher (University of New South Wales)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Polly Vizard (CASE) joint with Tania Burchardt

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Sylvia Walby (Lancaster University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Mike Brewer (ISER, University of Essex)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Ruth Hancock (University of East Anglia)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Lucinda Platt (Department of Social Policy, LSE and CASE) joint with Samantha Parsons and Stella Chatzitheochari (Institute of Education)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Srijit Mishra (Asia Research Centre, LSE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Alex Fenton (CASE Visiting Fellow)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Kitty Stewart (CASE) joint with Ludovica Gambaro, Institute of Education and CASE associate and Jane Waldfogel, University of Columbia and visiting Professor CASE

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.



Kitty Stewart (CASE) joint with Kerris Cooper

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Jo Blanden (University of Surrey)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Grace Lordan (Department of Social Policy, LSE) joint with David Johnston

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Bruce Katz (Brookings Institution)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Mike Noble (CASASP, University of Oxford) joint with Gemma Wright

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Liz Washbrook (University of Bristol)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


David Gordon (University of Bristol)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Jenny Chanfreau (Natcen) joint with Nilufer Rahim

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Kitty Stewart (CASE) joint with Ludovica Gambaro

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Rebecca Allen (Institute of Education)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Jonathan Bradshaw (Social Policy Research Unit, University of York)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


Leon Feinstein (Children's Commissioner's Office)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Anthony Heath (University of Oxford)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Mauricio Avendano (LSE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Alison Wolf (King's College)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Naomi Eisenstadt (University of Oxford)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Mark Bryan (University of Essex)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Steve Gibbons (CEP, SERC & LSE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Malcolm Torry (Citizen's Income Trust and LSE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Karen Rowlingson (University of Birmingham)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Claire Crawford (IFS) joint with Ellen Greaves

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Stephen Jenkins (Social Policy, LSE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Alan Dyson (Manchester) joint with Kirstin Kerr

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Tony Fahey (University College Dublin and CASE visitor)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Carmen Huerta (OECD)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Richard Berthoud (Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Maciej Jakubowski (OECD)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.



Mike Brewer (ISER, University of Essex) joint with Robert Joyce

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Christine Whitehead (London School of Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Tim Horton (Fabian Society) joint with Howard Reed (Landman Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Ian Gough (CASE, London School of Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Liz Richardson (University of Manchester) joint with Catherine Durose (De Montfort University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Danny Dorling (University of Sheffield)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Steve Wilcox (University of York)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Jane Waldfogel (Columbia University)

Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


Paul Oroyemi (Social Exclusion Task Force, Cabinet Office) joint with Tim Crosier (Social Exclusion Task Force) and Matt Barnes (National Centre for Social Research)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Geoff Mulgan (The Young Foundation)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Rebecca Tunstall (University of York) joint with Alex Fenton (University of Cambridge)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Martin Wood (National Centre for Social Research) joint with Jon Hales

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


John Hills (CASE, LSE) joint with Stephen Jenkins (University of Essex and member of National Equality Panel)

Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3LJ


Simon Burgess (Bristol University and CASE) joint with Ellen Greaves

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.



John Mickelwright (Institute of Education)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


David Piachaud (Social Policy and CASE, LSE) joint with Howard Glennerster and Anne Power

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Kitty Stewart (CASE) joint with Becky Tunstall

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Richard Wilkinson (University of Nottingham)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Kitty Stewart (CASE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Lorraine Dearden (Institute for Fiscal Studies and Institute of Education)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


John Hills (CASE, LSE) joint with Tom Sefton and Kitty Stewart

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Ian Gough (CASE, London School of Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Tania Burchardt (CASE, London School of Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Polly Toynbee (The Guardian) joint with Discussants: Jesse Norman, Policy Exchange and John Hills, London School of Economics

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Stephen Sinclair (Scottish Poverty Information Unit, Glasgow Caledonian University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Melanie Bartley (University College London)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Liz Richardson (University of Manchester)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


James Midgley (University of California, Berkeley)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Bruce Katz (Brookings Institution)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Stein Ringen (Social Sciences Division, University of Oxford)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Paul Cheshire (SERC & LSE) joint with Ruth Lupton (Institute of Education) and Becky Tunstall (London School of Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Anne Power (CASE / LSE)

Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


Howard Glennerster (London School of Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Melanie Bartley (University College London)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Kathleen Kiernan (University of York and CASE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Anne Power (CASE / LSE)

Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


Anthony Heath (University of Oxford)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Yaojun Li (University of Birmingham)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Mike Cushman (London School of Economics)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


John Baker (Equality Studies Centre, University College, Dublin)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Hartley Dean (LSE) joint with Alice Coulter (CASE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Robert Cassen (CASE, LSE) joint with Geeta Kingdon (University of Oxford)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


George C Galster (Clarence Hilberry Professor of Urban Affairs, Wayne State University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Stephen Morris (Princeton University)

FMG Conference Room, LRB 407, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


John Goering (Baruch College, City University of New York)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Michael Rutter (Institute of Psychiatry and King's College)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Brian Barry (LSE and Columbia University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Jacqueline Barnes (Birkbeck College, London) joint with Liz Richardson (CASE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Richard Wilkinson (University of Nottingham)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


John Mickelwright (Institute of Education)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Rebecca Tunstall (University of York) joint with Alice Coulter

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Karen Rowlingson (University of Birmingham)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Ruth Lister (Loughborough University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Simon Burgess (Bristol University and CASE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Tariq Modood (University of Bristol)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Jacqueline Barnes (Birkbeck College, London) joint with Phil Swann (Tavistock Institute)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Caroline Paskell (CASE) joint with Anne Power (CASE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


John Hills (CASE, LSE) joint with Kitty Stewart (CASE), with responses from Fran Bennett (Oxford) and Polly Toynbee (The Guardian)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Anne Power (CASE / LSE) joint with Ruth Lupton

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Richard Berthoud (Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Danny Dorling (University of Sheffield)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Jane Waldfogel (Columbia University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Peter Gottschalk (Boston College)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Mike Tomlinson (Queen's University, Belfast)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Paul Gregg (University of Bath)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


David Wilkinson (Independent researcher and author)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Julian Le Grand (LSE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Ian Cole (Sheffield Hallam University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Polly Vizard (CASE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Susan Harkness (University of Bristol)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Bill Jordan (University of Exeter)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Sarah Cheesbrough (Social Exclusion Unit)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Robert Moffitt (Johns Hopkins University)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Harriet Presser (University of Maryland)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Will Paxton (IPPR) joint with Sue Regan (IPPR)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


David Piachaud (Social Policy and CASE, LSE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Bruce Katz (Brookings Institution)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Conchita D'Ambrosio (Bocconi University, Milan)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Kathleen Kiernan (University of York and CASE)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Sally Witcher (University of Edinburgh.)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.


Tony Atkinson (Nuffield College, Oxford)

ONLINE - Registration required. Registration closes at 10am on the day of the seminar.