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Staff Biography

[Photo: Elizabeth Richardson] Ms Elizabeth RICHARDSON
CASE Visiting Fellow, and Research Fellow, Institute for Political and Economic Governance, University of Manchester

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Research Interests:
  • Community engagement in decision-making
  • Active citizenship, civic renewal, civil society and neighbourliness
  • Community self-help and community capacity building
  • Local government leadership and governance
  • Neighbourhood governance
  • Behaviour change, incentive and tools
Selected Publications:
  • Exemplars of Neighbourhood Governance(with G White et al), London: DCLG (2006)

  • Outsider and insider expertise: The response of residents of deprived neighbourhoods to an academic definition of social exclusion(with J Le Grand), Social Policy and Administration, 36(5): 496-515 (2002)

  • Assessing small community groups: What makes them tick?(with T Sefton), Community, Work and Family, 8(1): 69-92 (2005)

  • User engagement in public services: Policy and implementationBenefits, 13(3): 189-197 (2005)

  • Social and political participation and inclusionin J Hills and K Stewart (eds), A More Equal Society? New Labour, poverty, inequality and exclusion, Bristol: Policy Press (2005)

  • Incentives and motivations for neighbourlinessin K Harris (ed), Respect in the Neighbourhood: Why neighbourliness matters, Lyme Regis: Russell House Publishing (2006)

  • Where should housing policy go next?London: NLGN (2007)

  • Barefoot Basic Skills Work and Intensive Learning: Two experimental basic skills projects PDF Co-author: Sara Awan