Final findings: WelCond project

May 22, 2018     Leave a Comment

Our final research findings were published on 22 May 2018.

Overview

Summarises the final findings of the Welfare Conditionality project (2013-2018). It presents analysis on the effectiveness, impacts and ethics of welfare conditionality, and the sanctions and mandatory support that underpin this approach. Discussion draws on analyses of qualitative data generated in interviews with 52 policy stakeholders, 27 focus groups conducted with practitioners, and repeat qualitative longitudinal interviews undertaken with welfare service users in England and Scotland (481 at wave a). Interviewees were drawn from nine policy areas: jobseekers, Universal Credit (UC) recipients, disabled people, migrants, lone parents, offenders, social tenants, homeless people, and those subject to anti-socialbehaviour (ASB) interventions and Family Intervention Projects (FIPs). Separate briefings on these policy areas:

Anti-social behaviour & family interventions

Disabled people     Large print version          Watch video

Homelessness

Jobseekers

Lone parents                                                   Watch video

 

Migrants

Offenders                                                        Watch video

Social housing (fixed-term tenancies)             Watch video

Universal Credit                                               Watch video

References

 

The various policy area findings and overview are now collected in a single final findings report, published in June, which includes a section on methods.

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