social security


Michael Adler, Emeritus Professor of Socio-Legal Studies, School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh, writes on benefit sanctions and their place within principles of the Rule of Law. The […]

Benefit Sanctions and the Rule of Law


Thursday 11 February 16:00 – 17:15 Boyd Orr Building, Room 407, University of Glasgow Please register via EventBrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/a-fast-flowing-stream-welfare-reform-decision-making-and-appeals-tickets-21113408774   At this Policy Scotland Welfare Reform Network event, Jessica Burns […]

A Fast Flowing Stream: Welfare Reform, Decision Making and Appeals





Identifying factors influencing return to work in the over 50s This new study on the over 50s aims to investigate the relationships between health, worklessness, the return to work process […]

Supporting Older People into Employment (SOPIE)




Tuesday 27th October 18:00 – 19:10 University of Glasgow, Gannochy Seminar Room 3 – Wolfson Medical Building Eventbrite Registration: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/work-capability-assessment-what-now-tickets-19040899844 Controversies and flaws in the Work Capability Assessment are by […]

Event: Work Capability Assessment: What Now?


The Impact of Welfare Reform on Scotland Monday 21st September, 14:00 – 16:00 The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow, G1 3NU   This is a half-day seminar convened to consider four […]

Event: The Impact of Welfare Reform on Scotland


In this podcast, Sarah Hamlin and Amy Watson discuss some of the ideas about gender and ‘women’s issues’ present in the manifestos of the Conservative Party, Green Party, Labour Party, […]

Gender and the General Election 2015