Simpson, Ludi, ESRC Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity (CoDE), The University of Manchester, December 2012
This factsheet looks at the growth of "plural" cities in which no particular ethnic group presents the majority of the population. It...
Institute of Public Care at Oxford Brookes University, Housing Learning & Improvement Network, December 2012
This paper explores the practicalities of delivering housing for older people and maximising the benefits to health and wellbeing. It is aimed...
Simpson, Ludi, ESRC Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity (CoDE), University of Manchester, December 2012
This briefing looks at increasing levels of mixing between ethnic groups in British towns and neighbours.
Khan, Omar, Runnymede Trust, November 2012
The population of the United Kingdom is changing significantly, and will continue to do so in the coming decades. Perhaps the two most notable...
Tarr, Amy & Finn, Dan, Centre for Economic and Social Inclusion, Joseph Rowntree Foundation, November 2012
Universal Credit (UC) will replace means-tested benefits and tax credits for people out of work or on low incomes, and transform the system of...
Leng, Gill, Pro-Housing Alliance, October 2012
This study considers the health impacts of welfare reform on tenants living in the private rented sector, considering the impact of poor housing on...
Blinder, Dr S, The Migration Observatory, University of Oxford, September 2012
This briefing gives details about how many non-European migrants are granted settlement in the UK every year, their demographic characteristics and...
Who should receive welfare in a diverse society? Experimental evidence on the impact of ethnicity and foreign birth on willingness to provide welfare in Britain
Ford, Robert, University of Manchester, September 2012
This study uses experiments embedded in a representative survey to test how ethnicity and migrant status influences the willingness of white majority...
Demireva, Dr N, The Migration Observatory, University of Oxford, August 2012
This briefing discusses the meaning, dimensions, measurement and determinants of social cohesion. Drawing on research in the US, UK and other...
At Home in Europe Project, Open Society Foundations, July 2012
Muslims in London highlights the complexities around belonging and identity amongst Muslim and non-Muslim residents living in Waltham Forest. By...
Policy and practice research
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