Disability – Podcast 1

This is the first podcast on disability, recorded with the tutor for some of you, Dianne Theakstone.   You can download the...

Essay question 2

What potential for innovation in social policy does the Scotland Act (2016) offer the Scottish Government and how is it using these...

Essay question 1

This is the first of four blog posts where I talk about how you might choose to answer the essay questions....

Essay question 3

Could improvements to the implementation of Universal Credit make it successful? A lot of the reporting on the problems with Universal Credit...

Essay question 4

Would a Universal Basic Income be fairer than a conditional welfare benefits system?   You need to get messy with some of...

Women and social policy 2

In the second podcast Prof Kirstein Rummery and I discuss what social policy interventions might benefit women. In particular, we...

Women and social policy 1

In this series of podcasts with Prof Kirstein Rummery we consider gender and social policy. In this first one we...