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21st September 2016

Svendsen and Svendsen, Trust, Social Capital and the Scandinavian Welfare State

Gunnar Lind Haase Svendsen and Gert Tinggaard Svendsen, Trust, Social Capital and the Scandinavian Welfare State: Explaining the flight of the bumblebee, Edward Elgar, 2016, viii + 156 pp, hbk, Read More

3rd September 2016

A new Fabian report, Andrew Harrop, For Us All

Andrew Harrop, For Us All: Redesigning social security for the 2020s, Fabian Society, 2016, xxiii + 164 pp, pbk, 0 7163 4128 4, free to download  This is an important Read More

15th August 2016

A new Fabian report, Changing Work

Yvette Cooper MP (ed.), Changing Work: Progressive ideas for the modern world of work, Fabian Society, 2016, 0 7163 4127 7, pbk, xviii + 90 pp, £9.95, or online free of Read More

3rd August 2016

Stephen Sinclair, Introduction to Social Policy Analysis

Stephen Sinclair, Introduction to Social Policy Analysis: Illuminating welfare, Policy Press, 2016, vi + 182 pp, 1 4473 1391 5, hbk, £70, 1 4473 1392 2, pbk, £19.99 The author Read More

3rd August 2016

Maximilian Sommer, A Feasible Basic Income Scheme for Germany

Maximilian Sommer, A Feasible Basic Income Scheme for Germany: Effects on labour supply, poverty, and income inequality, Springer, 2016, 978 3 319 24062 6, hbk, xxi + 198 pp, £90 Read More

16th June 2016

Sally Witcher, Inclusive Equality: A vision for social justice

Sally Witcher, Inclusive Equality: A vision for social justice, Policy Press, 2015, 1 44730 004 5, pbk, x + 238 pp, £24.99 This is a ‘big picture’ book: a brave Read More

16th June 2016

Simone Scherger (ed.), Paid Work Beyond Pension Age: Comparative perspectives

Simone Scherger (ed.), Paid Work Beyond Pension Age: Comparative perspectives, Palgrave Macmillan, 1 137 42513 2, hbk, xviii + 319 pp, 2015, £65 This thoroughly researched collection of chapters from Read More

14th June 2016

Howard Reed and Stewart Lansley, Universal Basic Income: An idea whose time has come?

Howard Reed and Stewart Lansley, Universal Basic Income: An idea whose time has come?  Compass, 2016, 35 pp, free to download here.  This new report from Compass is a most Read More

1st June 2016

Kevin Farnsworth and Zoë Irving (eds), Social Policy in Times of Austerity

Kevin Farnsworth and Zoë Irving (eds), Social Policy in Times of Austerity: Global economic crisis and the new politics of welfare, Policy Press, 2015, ix + 185 pp, 1 44731 Read More

1st June 2016

Liam Foster, Anne Brunton, Chris Deeming and Tina Haux (eds), In Defence of Welfare 2

Liam Foster, Anne Brunton, Chris Deeming and Tina Haux (eds), In Defence of Welfare 2, Policy Press, in association with the Social Policy Association, 2015, 1 4473 2792 9, pbk, Read More

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