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Staff Biography

[Photo: David Piachaud] Professor David PIACHAUD
Emeritus Professor of Social Policy, CASE Associate and India Observatory Associate


Research Interests:
  • Poverty, Inequality and Social Security
Selected Publications: STICERD/CASE Publications:
  • Citizen's Income: Rights and Wrongs
    David Piachaud, November 2016
    Paper No' CASE/200: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • Freedom to be a Child: Commercial Pressures on Children
    David Piachaud, July 2007
    Paper No' CASE/127: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Poverty and Inequality and Social Policy in China
    Bingqin Li, David Piachaud, November 2004
    Paper No' CASE 087: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Changing Poverty Post-1997
    David Piachaud, Holly Sutherland, December 2002
    Paper No' CASE 063: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
    Paper copy now out of print.

  • Capital and the Determinants of Poverty and Social Exclusion
    David Piachaud, September 2002
    Paper No' CASE 060: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • How Effective is the British Government's Attempt to Reduce Child Poverty?
    David Piachaud, Holly Sutherland, March 2000
    Paper No' CASE 038: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Welfare Reform: Learning from American Mistakes? Report of a seminar organised by LSE Housing and CASE
    John Hills, Geoff Mulgan, David Piachaud, William Julius Wilson, November 1998
    Paper No' CASEreport 003: Full paper (pdf)

  • European Social Policy: Models and Rationales (Journal of European Social Policy, 3(1), 1993)
    Mark Kleinman, David Piachaud, January 1993
    Paper No' WSP 077:

  • Designed for the Poor - Poorer by Design? The Effects of the 1986 Social Security Acton Family Incomes
    Martin Evans, David Piachaud, Holly Sutherland,
    Paper No' WSP 105: