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Professor Sir John Hills FBA

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About this Fellow

Public policy and management; economic sociology; sociology of social care; social divisions and inequalities

Website: http://www.lse.ac.uk/social-policy/people/academic-staff/Professor-John-Hills

Appointments

Current post

  • Richard Titmuss Professor of Social Policy, London School of Economics

Past Appointments

  • Codirector for the Welfare State Programme, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1989 - 1997
  • Member, Pensions Commission, Other Institutions, 2003 - 2006
  • Professor of Social Policy and Director of Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, LSE, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1997 - 2015
  • Director, Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1997
  • Chair, National Equality Panel, Other Institutions, 2008
  • Professor of Social Policy and Director of Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, LSE, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1997 - 2015
  • Professor of Social Policy and Director of Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, LSE, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1997
  • Richard Titmuss Professor of Social Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 2015

Publications

New inequalities 1996

Understanding social exclusion 2002

A more equal society? 2005

Making social policy work 2007

Good Times, Bad Times: The welfare myth of them and us 2015

Social Policy in a Cold Climate 2016

Wealth in the UK 2013, 2015

Unravelling housing finance 1991

Inequality and the State 2004

Towards a more equal society? 2009

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