Social Policy in a Cold Climate

This project was designed to examine the effects of the major economic and political changes in the UK since 2007, particularly their impact on the distribution of wealth, poverty, inequality and social mobility. It was in two parts: 

For each of the two parts, the project had four main strands (links take you to the CASE website): 

Project details



Dr Ruth Lupton, CASE at LSE

Amount and Duration:


October 2011 - June 2015


Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Trust for London

Project website