Introduction: New perspectives on health, disability, welfare and the labour market

Colin Lindsay, Bent Greve, Ignazio Cabras, Nick Ellison, Steve Kellett

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The Special Issue opens with a review of evidence conducted by the co-editors. We present the most up-to-date and robust evidence on the nature of the DB problem in the UK. While drawing upon frameworks presented by previous studies (Beatty et al. 2009; Lindsay and Houston 2011, 2013), we also identify important new and emerging evidence, for example in relation the impact of poor quality jobs on working-age health, and how labour market casualization has contributed to DB claiming
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)139-142
Number of pages4
JournalSocial Policy and Administration
Issue number2
Early online date12 Mar 2015
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2015


  • health
  • employability
  • disability
  • UK welfare reform
  • activation
  • labour market


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