Publications

This section contains information about recent research on equality and human rights by academic and other researchers.
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ONS statistics: Poverty and Employment Transitions in the UK

March 19, 2015

In March 2015 the Office for National Statistics released ‘Poverty and Employment Transitions in the UK and EU, 2007-2012’.
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JRF report: Redistribution of social and societal risk

March 19, 2015

In March 2015 JRF released a report entitled ‘Redistribution of social and societal risk’ which considers the impact of UK austerity measures on disadvantaged groups and communities.
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Crisis report and interactive map: Benefit sanctions and homelessness

March 19, 2015

In March 2015 Crisis released ‘Benefit sanctions and homelessness: a scoping report’ which shows that there are wide variations in how sanctions are being applied on the ground.
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JRF report: The cost of the cuts

March 19, 2015

In March 2015, the Joseph Rowntree Foundation released a report entitled ‘the cost of the cuts: the impact on local government and poorer communities’.
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Social Policy in a Cold Climate research on ‘Changing Inequality in the UK’

March 18, 2015

The concluding research from the Social Policy in a Cold Climate programme was published in March 2015.
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EHRC: ‘Religion or belief in the workplace and service delivery’

March 16, 2015

A report published by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) in March 2015 finds that there is widespread confusion over the laws protecting religion or belief in the UK.
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Scottish Parliament: ‘The Cumulative Impact of Welfare Reform on Households in Scotland’

March 16, 2015

'The Cumulative Impact of Welfare Reform on Households in Scotland' was published by the Scottish Parliamentary Welfare Reform Committee on 2 March 2015.
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Cambridge Journal of Economics special issue: Equal Pay as a Moving Target

March 9, 2015

Volume 39 Issue 2 March 2015 of the Cambridge Journal of Economics is a special issue: 'Equal Pay as a Moving Target: International perspectives on forty-years of addressing the gender pay gap'.
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Runnymede Perspectives: ‘Aiming Higher. Race, Inequality and Diversity in the Academy’

February 27, 2015

'Aiming Higher. Race, Inequality and Diversity in the Academy' was published by the Runnymede Trust in February 2015.
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ESRC Briefing: Supporting Ethnic Minority and Female Entrepreneurs

February 23, 2015

In February 2015 the Economic and Social Research Council published an evidence briefing on the issue of how to support ethnic minority and female entrepreneurs.
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