Hills, John


Professor John Hills  

Department

Position held

Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE)

Director

Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD)

Professor of Social Policy

Department of Social Policy

Professor of Social Policy

Experience keywords:

housing finance; taxation; welfare state; pensions policy; tax; public attitudes; social exclusion; social security; public expenditure; housing subsidies; income distribution; distribution of wealth

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John Hills is Professor of Social Policy and Director of the Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE) at the London School of Economics. His research interests include income distribution and the welfare state, social security, housing and taxation. He was Chair of the National Equality Panel (2008-2010). He carried out a review of the aims of social housing for the Secretary of State for Communities in 2006-07 and was one of the three members of the UK Pensions Commission from 2003 to 2006. He was Co-Director of the LSE’s Welfare State Programme (1988-1997), and Senior Adviser to the Commission of Inquiry into Taxation, Zimbabwe (1984-86). He worked at the Institute for Fiscal Studies (1982-84), for the House of Commons Select Committee on the Treasury (1980-82), and at the Department of the Environment (1979-80).

Media experience:

RadioTV

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 7419

Publications

LSE Research Online, Funnelback Search

2013

Hills, John and Glennerster, Howard (2013) Wealth and policy: where do we go from here? In: Hills, John and Bastagli, Francesca and Cowell, Frank and Glennerster, Howard and Karagiannaki, Eleni and McKnight, Abigail, (eds.) Wealth in the Uk: Distribution, Accumulation, and Policy. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 978019967830-3

Hills, John and Glennerster, Howard (2013) Public policy, wealth and assets: a complex and inconsistent story In: Hills, John and Bastagli, Francesca and Cowell, Frank and Glennerster, Howard and Karagiannaki, Eleni and McKnight, Abigail, (eds.) Wealth in the Uk: Distribution, Accumulation, and Policy. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 978019967830-3

Hills, John (2013) Safeguarding social equity during fiscal consolidation: which tax bases to use? In: Princen, Savina and Mourre, Gilles, (eds.) The Role of Tax Policy in Times of Fiscal Consolidation . Economic papers (502). European Commission, Brussels, Belgium, 80-93. ISBN 9789279323287

Hills, John and Bastagli, Francesca and Cowell, Frank and Glennerster, Howard and Karagiannaki, Eleni and McKnight, Abigail (2013) Wealth distribution, accumulation and policy CASEbriefs, CASEbrief33. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (2013) Labour's record on cash transfers, poverty, inequality and the lifecycle 1997 - 2010 Social policy in a cold climate working paper, SPCCWP05. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE), London, UK.

Hills, John and Glennerster, Howard (2013) Why the left needs to take wealth seriously, again Juncture, 20 (1). 71-79. ISSN 2050-5876

Burchardt, Tania and Hills, John and Lupton, Ruth and Stewart, Kitty and Vizard, Polly (2013) Social policy in a cold climate: a framework for analysing the effects of social policy Social policy in a cold climate research note series, SPCCRN001. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE), London, UK.

Lupton, Ruth and Hills, John and Stewart, Kitty and Vizard, Polly (2013) Labour’s social policy record: policy, spending and outcomes 1997-2010 Social policy in a cold climate research report, SPCCRR01. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John and Cunliffe, Jack and Gambaro, Ludovica and Obolenskaya, Polina (2013) Winners and losers in the crisis: the changing anatomy of economic inequality in the UK 2007-2010 Social policy in a cold climate research report, SPCCRR02. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Bastagli, Francesca and Hills, John (2013) What gives? Household consumption patterns and the ‘Big Trade Off’ with public consumption CASEpapers, CASE/170. Centre for the Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (2013) Labour's record on cash transfers, poverty, inequality and the lifecycle 1997 - 2010 CASEpaper, CASE/175. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John and Bastagli, Francesca and Cowell, Frank and Glennerster, Howard and Karagiannaki, Eleni and McKnight, Abigail (2013) Wealth in the UK: distribution, accumulation, and policy Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 978019967830-3

2012

Hills, John (2012) Wealth inequality and accumulation In: Disparita' Economiche e Sociali: Cause, Conseguenze e Rimedi. Giuffrè, Milan, Italy, 115-126. ISBN 9788814174193

Hills, John (2012) The distribution of welfare In: Alcock, Pete and Erskine, Angus and May, Margaret, (eds.) The Student's Companion to Social Policy. Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 187-194. ISBN 9780470655658

Hills, John (2012) Is your child going to University in a couple of years?: It may be advantageous to take a few months off British Politics and Policy at LSE (2 May 2012) Blog entry

Hills, John (2012) Getting the measure of fuel poverty: executive summary CASEbriefs, CASEbrief31. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Bastagli, Francesca and Hills, John (2012) Wealth accumulation in Great Britain 1995-2005: the role of house prices and the life cycle CASEpapers, CASE/166. Centre for the Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (2012) Getting the measure of fuel poverty: final report of the Fuel Poverty Review CASEreport, 72. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (2012) Final report of the Hills Independent Fuel Poverty review: getting the measure of fuel poverty CASEreports, CASEreport72. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John and Richards, Ben (2012) Localisation and the means test: a case study of support for English students from Autumn 2012 CASEpapers, CASE/160. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2011

Hills, John (2011) Fuel poverty: the problem and its measurement CASEreports, CASEreport69. Department for Energy and Climate Change, London, UK.

Hills, John (2011) The changing architecture of the UK welfare state Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 27 (4). 589-607. ISSN 0266-903X

2010

Hills, John and Wehner, Joachim and Dunleavy, Patrick and Cammaerts, Bart and Leunig, Tim (2010) The ‘emergency’ budget – solving the UK’s problems?: or creating the basis for new crises? British Politics and Policy at LSE (25 Jun 2010) Blog entry

Hills, John and Brewer, Mike and Jenkins, Stephen P and Lister, Ruth and Lupton, Ruth and Machin, Stephen and Mills, Colin and Modood, Tariq and Rees, Teresa and Riddell, Sheila (2010) An anatomy of economic inequality in the UK: report of the National Equality Panel CASEreports, CASEreport60. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2009

(2009) CASE annual report 2008 CASEreports, Hills, John and Sefton, Tom, eds CASEreport58. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sutherland, Holly and Hancock, Ruth and Hills, John and Zantomio, Francesca (2009) Failing to keep up?: the long-term effects of current benefit and tax uprating policies Benefits: the Journal of Poverty and Social Justice, 17 (1). 47-56. ISSN 1759-8273

Hills, John and Sefton, Tom and Stewart, Kitty, eds (2009) Towards a more equal society?: poverty, inequality and policy since 1997 Case studies on poverty, place and policy. Policy Press , Bristol, UK. ISBN 9781847422026

Hills, John (2009) Future pressures: intergenerational links, wealth, demography and sustainability In: Hills, John and Sefton, Tom and Stewart, Kitty, (eds.) Towards a More Equal Society? Poverty, Inequality and Policy Since 1997. CASE studies on poverty, place and policy. Policy Press, Bristol, UK, 319-340. ISBN 9781847422019

2008

Hills, John (2008) The distribution of welfare In: Alcock, Pete and Erskine, Angus and May, Margaret, (eds.) The Student's Companion to Social Policy. Blackwell, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9781405169011

Hills, John (2008) Social housing in the 21st century: four key issues that need urgent attention In: Britain in 2008. Economic and Social Research Council, Swindon, UK, 95-95. ISBN 9771756057006

Hills, John (2008) Investigating social exclusion In: In Praise of Panel Surveys: the Achievements of the British Household Panel Survey Plans for Understanding Society: the Uk’s New. ESRC UK Longitudinal Studies Centre, Essex, UK, 16-17.

(2008) CASE annual report 2007 CASEreports, Hills, John and Sefton, Tom, eds CASEreport48. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Sutherland, Holly and Evans, Martin and Hancock, Ruth and Hills, John and Zantomio, Francesca (2008) The impact of benefit and tax uprating on incomes and poverty Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK. ISBN 9781859356418

Sutherland, Holly and Hancock, Ruth and Hills, John and Zantomio, Francesca (2008) Keeping up or falling behind?: the impact of benefit and tax uprating on incomes and poverty Fiscal Studies, 29 (4). 467-498. ISSN 0143-5671

2007

Hills, John (2007) Foreword: social housing in Europe In: Whitehead, Christine M E and Scanlon, Kathleen, (eds.) Social Housing in Europe. London School of Economics and Political Sciences, London, U.K., 4-4. ISBN 9780853281009

Hills, John (2007) Pensions, public opinion and policy In: Hills, John and Le Grand, Julian and Piachaud, David, (eds.) Making Social Policy Work. CASE studies on poverty, place and policy. The Policy Press, Bristol, UK, 221-243. ISBN 9781861349576

Hills, John (2007) Income, wealth, poverty and progress In: Utting, David, (ed.) Social Advancement: a Continuing Search for Change: Essays Celebrating the Work of Richard Best, to Mark His Retirement as Direc. Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK, 75-96. ISBN 9781859355558

Hills, John (2007) Income, wealth, poverty and progress Search (1 Feb 2007)

Hills, John (2007) Ends and means: the future roles of social housing in England CASEreports, CASEreport34. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 1465-3001

Hills, John and Le Grand, Julian and Piachaud, David (2007) Introduction: Making social policy work. CASE studies on poverty, place and policy In: Hills, John and Le Grand, Julian and Piachaud, David, (eds.) Making Social Policy Work. CASE studies on poverty, place and policy. The Policy Press, Bristol, UK, 1-9. ISBN 9781861349576

Hills, John (2007) Demographic trends and the future of pensions in the UK Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, XXXVI. ISSN 0081-4776

Hills, John and Le Grand, Julian and Piachaud, David, eds (2007) Making social policy work CASE studies on poverty, place and policy. The Policy Press, Bristol, UK. ISBN 9781861349576

2006

Hills, John (2006) Why isn't poverty history? Sociology Review, 15 (3). ISSN 0959-8499

Hills, John and McKnight, Abigail and Smithies, Rachel (2006) Tracking income: how working families' incomes vary through the year CASEreports, CASEreport32. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (2006) From Beveridge to Turner: demography, distribution and the future of pensions in the UK Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A, 169 (4). 663-679. ISSN 0964-1998

Hills, John (2006) From Beveridge to Turner: demography, distribution and the future of pensions in the UK CASEpaper, CASE/110. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2005

Hills, John (2005) Policies towards poverty, inequality and exclusion since 1997 Joseph Rowntree Foundation, Yorkshire, UK. ISBN 1861345771

Hills, John and Stewart, Kitty, eds (2005) A more equal society? New Labour, poverty, inequality and exclusion The Policy Press, Bristol, UK. ISBN 9781861345776

Hills, John and Stewart, Kitty (2005) Conclusion: a tide turned but mountains yet to climb? In: Hills, John and Stewart, Kitty, (eds.) A More Equal Society? New Labour, Poverty, Inequality and Exclusion. The Policy Press, Bristol, UK. ISBN 9781861345776

2004

Hills, John (2004) Policy matters Financial Times. ISSN 0307-1766

Hills, John (2004) Inequality and the state Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0199276641

Glennerster, Howard and Hills, John and Piachaud, David and Webb, Jo (2004) One hundred years of poverty and policy Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK. ISBN 9781859352212

Hills, John and Waldfogel, Jane (2004) A 'third way' in welfare reform? Evidence from the United Kingdom Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 23 (4). 765-788. ISSN 0276-8739

Hills, John (2004) Inequality and the state CASEbriefs, CASEbrief26. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London, UK.

Hills, John (2004) Heading for retirement? National Insurance, State Pensions, and the future of the contributory principle in the UK Journal of Social Policy, 33 (3). 347-371. ISSN 0047-2794

2003

Hills, John (2003) The distribution of welfare In: Alcock, Pete and Erskine, Angus and May, Margaret, (eds.) The Student's Companion to Social Policy. Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 267-275. ISBN 978-1405102919

Hills, John (2003) The case of Great Britain: monitoring poverty and social exclusion In: Hauser, Richard and Becker, Irene, (eds.) Reporting on Income Distribution and Poverty : Perspectives From a German and a European Point of View. Springer, Berlin, Germany, 143-160. ISBN 354044064X

Hills, John (2003) The Blair government and child poverty: an extra one percent for children in the United Kingdom In: Sawhill, Isabel V., (ed.) One Percent for the Kids : New Policies, Brighter Futures for America’s Children. Brookings Institution Press, Washington, D.C., USA, 156-178. ISBN 0815777213

Hills, John (2003) Inclusion or insurance? National insurance and the future of the contributory principle CASEpaper, CASE/68. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2002

Hills, John (2002) Comprehensibility and balance: the case for putting indicators in baskets Politica Economica (1). 95-98. ISSN 1120-9496

Hills, John (2002) Public views of the equality agenda In: Wilson, J., (ed.) Equality in Work and Education: a Series of Five Seminars. The Smith Institute, London, UK. ISBN 1 902488 22 9

Hills, John (2002) The welfare state in the UK: evolution, funding and reform Journal of Population and Social Security, Spec. (Issue). ISSN 1348-7183

Sefton, Tom and Byford, Sarah and McDaid, David and Hills, John and Knapp, Martin (2002) Making the most of it: economic evaluation in the social welfare field York Publishing Services, York, UK. ISBN 1842630709

Hills, John and Le Grand, Julian and Piachaud, David (2002) Understanding social exclusion CASEbriefs, CASEbrief23. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London, UK.

Hills, John (2002) Following or leading public opinion? Social security policy and public attitudes since 1997 Fiscal Studies, 23 (4). 539-558. ISSN 1475-5890

2001

Hills, John (2001) How Labour is doing good by stealth for the poor The Independent. ISSN 0951-9467

Hills, John (2001) Review of R.Goodin et al. Economic Journal, 111 (472). F505-F507. ISSN 0013-0133

Hills, John (2001) Inclusion or exclusion? The role of housing subsidies and benefits Urban Studies, 38 (11). 1887-1902. ISSN 1360-063X

Hills, John (2001) Redistribution, universality and inequality In: Alcock, Pete and Glennerster, Howard and Oakley, Ann, (eds.) Welfare and Wellbeing : Richard Titmuss’s Contribution to Social Policy. Policy Press, Bristol, UK, 103-134. ISBN 1861342993

Hills, John (2001) CASE annual report 1999/2000 CASEreports, CASEreport10. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (2001) Poverty and social security: what rights? Whose responsibility? In: Park, Alison and Curtice, John and Thomson, Katarina and Jarvis, Lindsey and Bromley, Catherine and Stratford, Nina, (eds.) British Social Attitudes: Public Policy, Social Ties: 18th Report. British Social Attitudes Survey series. Sage, London, UK, 1-28. ISBN 978-0761974536

Hills, John (2001) Measurement of income poverty and deprivation: the British approach CASEreport, CASEreport: 13. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (2001) Indicators of progress: a discussion of approaches to monitor the Government’s strategy to tackle poverty and social exclusion CASEreports, CASEreport13. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

2000

Hills, John (2000) Pluses and minuses of funding Housing Today. ISSN 1365-6309

Hills, John (2000) A fuzzy view of housing Housing Today. ISSN 1365-6309

Hills, John (2000) A long wait for the end of poverty Financial Times. ISSN 0307-1766

Hills, John and Sassi, Franco and Archard, Luke (2000) Equity and the economic evaluation of health care Health Technology Assessment, 5 (3). ISSN 1366-5278

Fraser, Neil and Hills, John, eds (2000) Public policy for the 21st century: social and economic essays in memory of Henry Neuburger The Policy Press, Bristol, UK. ISBN 9781861342676

Hills, John (2000) Reinventing social housing finance London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (2000) The changing balance between public and private welfare: experiences in Britain Journal of Welfare and Social Security Studies (57). 5-28. ISSN 0334-231X

Hills, John and Bradshaw, Jonathan and Lister, Ruth (2000) The future of poverty research: panel session In: Bradshaw, Jonathan and Sainsbury, Roy, (eds.) Experiencing Poverty. Studies in cash and care. Ashgate, Aldershot, UK, 289-296. ISBN 0754612880

Glennerster, Howard and Hills, John and Travers, Tony and Hendry, Ross (2000) Paying for health, education, and housing: how does the centre pull the purse strings? Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0199240787

Hills, John (2000) A new pension settlement for the Twenty-First century? The UK pensions commission's analysis and proposals Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 22 (1). 113-132. ISSN 1460-2121

Hills, John and Marsh, Alex (2000) Housing finance aspects of the green paper CASEreports, CASEreport12. Centre for Analysis of Economic Research, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John and Richardson, Liz (2000) View of the national strategy for neighbourhood renewal CASEreports, CASEreport11. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Burchardt, Tania and Hills, John (2000) The changing balance between public and private welfare In: Atkinson, Tony and Glennerster, Howard and Stern, Nicholas, (eds.) Putting Economics to Work : Volume in Honour of Michio Morishima. Occasional Paper (22). Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK, 175-204. ISBN 0753013991

Glennerster, Howard and Hills, John and Travers, Tony and Hendry, Ross (2000) Funding systems for doctors, schools and social landlords CASEbriefs, CASEbrief17. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London, UK.

Hills, John (2000) Taxation for the enabling state CASEpaper, CASE/41. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1999

Burchardt, Tania and Hills, John (1999) A numbers game Housing Today. ISSN 1365-6309

Burchardt, Tania and Hills, John (1999) Setting a pattern for provision Managing Care. 8-9. ISSN 1465-1548

Hills, John (1999) Brown hint of a new deal for older workers Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077

Hills, John (1999) Thatcherism, New Labour and the welfare state In: Kastendiek, H. and Stinshoff, R., (eds.) New Labour: a Turning Point in British Politics?. Philo.

Hills, John (1999) Social exclusion, income dynamics and public policy Sir Charles Carter lecture (129). Northern Ireland Economic Council, Belfast, Northern Ireland. ISBN 1897614519

Burchardt, Tania and Hills, John and Propper, Carol (1999) Private welfare and public policy London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 978-1902633008

Gardiner, Karen and Hills, John (1999) Policy implications of new data on income mobility Economic Journal, 109 (453). 91-111. ISSN 1468-0297

Hills, John (1999) Beveridge and new labour: poverty then and now In: Walker, Robert, (ed.) ENDing Child Poverty : Popular Welfare for the 21st Century?. The Policy Press, Bristol, UK, 35-50. ISBN 1861341997

Burchardt, Tania and Hills, John (1999) Public expenditure and public/private mix In: Powell, Martin, (ed.) New Labour, New Welfare State? : the ’Third Way’ in British Social Policy. The Policy Press, Bristol, UK, 29-50. ISBN 1861341512

Hills, John and Lelkes, Orsolya (1999) Social security, selective universalism and patchwork redistribution In: Jowell, R. and Curtice, John and Park, Alison and Thomson, Katarina, (eds.) British Social Attitudes : the 16th Report, Who Shares New Labour Values?. Ashgate, Aldershot, UK, 1-22. ISBN 184014050x

Hills, John (1999) CASE annual report 1998/99 CASEreports, CASEreport6. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John and Lelkes, Orsolya (1999) Social security, redistribution and public opinion CASEbriefs, CASEbrief14. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London, UK.

Glennerster, Howard and Hills, John and Kiernan, Kathleen and Le Grand, Julian and Power, Anne (1999) Persistent poverty and lifetime inequality: the evidence CASEreports, CASEreport5. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1998

Hills, John (1998) Including the excluded Financial Times. ISSN 0307-1766

Hills, John (1998) Income and wealth: the latest evidence Social Policy Research Findings (368). Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK. ISBN 1859350402

Glennerster, Howard and Hills, John (1998) Lifting the lid on pot luck Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077

Glennerster, Howard and Hills, John, eds (1998) The state of welfare: the economics of social spending Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0198775903

Burchardt, Tania and Hills, John (1998) From public to private: the case of mortgage payment... Housing Studies, 13 (3). 311-324. ISSN 0267-3037

Hills, John (1998) Housing, tenure and international comparisons of income distribution In: Kleinman, Mark and Matznetter, Walter and Stephens, Mark, (eds.) European Integration and Housing Policy. Routledge, London, UK, 157-178. ISBN 0415170265

Hills, John (1998) CASE annual report 1997/98 CASEreports, CASEreport2. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (1998) Does income mobility mean that we do not need to worry about poverty In: Atkinson, Anthony B. and Hills, John, (eds.) Exclusion, Employment and Opportunity. CASEPapers (4). Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Lee, Anthony and Hills, John (1998) New cycles of disadvantage?: report of a conference organised by CASE on behalf of ESRC for HM Treasury CASEreports, CASEreport1. London School of Economics and Political Science, Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London, UK.

Wilson, William Julius and Mulgan, Geoff and Hills, John and Piachaud, David (1998) Welfare reform: learning from American mistakes? Report of a seminar organised by LSE housing and CASE CASEreports, CASEreport3. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Atkinson, Tony and Hills, John (1998) Exclusion, employment and opportunity CASEbriefs, CASEbrief 3. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London, UK.

Glennerster, Howard and Hills, John (1998) The state of welfare CASEbriefs, CASEbrief5. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London, UK.

Hills, John (1998) Thatcherism, new Labour and the welfare state CASEpaper, CASE/13. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Atkinson, Anthony B. and Hills, John (1998) Exclusion, employment and opportunity CASEpaper, Atkinson, A. B. and Hills, John, eds CASE/4. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1997

Hills, John (1997) Brown banks on a "seamless system" Financial Times. ISSN 0307-1766

Hills, John (1997) A CASE for investigation LSE Magazine. ISSN 0023-639X

Burchardt, Tania and Hills, John (1997) Suffering in private Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077

Burchardt, Tania and Hills, John (1997) The changing mortgage payment protection market Post Magazine. ISSN 1365-4284

Hills, John (1997) The future of welfare: a guide to the debate Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK. ISBN 9781859350379

Burchardt, Tania and Hills, John (1997) Mortgage payment protection: replacing state provision? Housing Finance (33). 24-31. ISSN 0955-3800

Hills, John and Burchardt, Tania (1997) Policy Options: Private welfare insurance and social security Social Policy Research 111. Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Hills, John (1997) How will the scissors close? In: Walker, Alan and Walker, Carol, (eds.) Britain Divided: the Growth of Social Exclusion in the 1980s and 1990s. Child Poverty Action Group, London, UK, 231-248. ISBN 0946744912

Hills, John (1997) Book review: America unequal, by Sheldon Danziger; Peter Gottschalk British Journal of Sociology, 48 (3). 525-526. ISSN 0007-1315

Hills, John (1997) The bridge that failed: the changing distribution of income and wealth in the UK In: Sasson, Helen and Diamond, D. R., (eds.) LSE on Social Science: a Centenary Anthology. Transaction Publishers, Edison, N.J., USA, 103-120. ISBN 9781560009771

Hills, John and Burchardt, Tania (1997) Shifting boundaries: social security and private insurance Benefits: a Journal of Poverty and Social Justice, 20. 7-10. ISSN 1759-8273

1996

Hills, John, ed (1996) New inequalities: the changing distribution of income and wealth in the United Kingdom Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 0521553261

Hills, John (1996) Inequality: what does it mean for public policy? In: LSE Annual Review 1995. London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (1996) Income inequalities and welfare reforms In: Meeting the Needs of the Future: the Housing Implications of Demographic, Economic and Social Trends. Housing Corporation, London, UK.

Burchardt, Tania and Hills, John (1996) Private welfare insurance and social security: pushing the boundaries Social Policy Research Findings (111). Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK. ISBN 1899987320

Hills, John (1996) Does Britain have a welfare generation? In: Walker, Alan, (ed.) The New Generational Contract: Intergenerational Relations, Old Age and Welfare. Routledge, London, UK, 56-80. ISBN 9781857282122

Hills, John (1996) Tax policy: are there still choices? In: Halpern, David and White, Stuart and Clifford, Chris, (eds.) Options for Britain: a Strategic Policy Review. Dartmouth Publishing Co Ltd, Aldershot, UK, 71-98. ISBN 9781855218314

1995

Hills, John (1995) Mind the gap Roof. ISSN 0307-6911

Hills, John (1995) We don't have to be so unequal The Independent. ISSN 0951-9467

Falkingham, J. and Hills, John (1995) Profit and loss and the health bank Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077

Hills, John (1995) The Rowntree income and wealth inquiry Benefits: a Journal of Poverty and Social Justice, 13. ISSN 1759-8273

Falkingham, Jane and Hills, John, eds (1995) The dynamic of welfare: the welfare state and the life cycle Prentice Hall, Hemel Hempstead, UK. ISBN 0133428419

Hills, John (1995) Funding the welfare state Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 11 (3). 27-43. ISSN 1460-2121

Bowman, Helen and Hills, John (1995) Does Britain have a 'welfare generation'? An empirical analysis of intergenerational equity Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 076. Centre for the Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Falkingham, Jane and Hills, John and Lessof, Carli (1995) William Beveridge versus Robin Hood: social security and redistribution over the lifecycle Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 088. Centre for the Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1994

Hills, John (1994) What future for welfare? LSE Magazine. ISSN 0023-639X

Hills, John (1994) Who gains from the welfare state? Economic Review, 11 (4). 20-30. ISSN 0265-0290

Hills, John and Ditch, John and Glennerster, Howard, eds (1994) Beveridge and social security: an international retrospective Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0198288069

Falkingham, Jane and Gardiner, Karen and Hills, John and Lechêne, Valérie and Sutherland, Holly (1994) The effects of differences in housing and health care systems on international comparions of income distribution Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 110. Centre for the Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1993

Hills, John (1993) The future of welfare: a guide to the debate Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK. ISBN 9781872470870

Hills, John (1993) Book review: income transfers in ten welfare states Journal of Social Policy, 22. 295-297. ISSN 1469-7823

Glennerster, Howard and Hills, John and Le Grand, Julian (1993) Investigating welfare: final report of the ESRC welfare research programme Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 092. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Evandrou, Maria and Falkingham, Jane and Hills, John and Le Grand, Julian (1993) Welfare benefits in kind and income distribution Fiscal Studies, 14 (1). 57-76. ISSN 1475-5890

1992

Falkingham, J. and Hills, John and Lessof, C. (1992) Life's rich rewards Financial Times. ISSN 0307-1766

Gardiner, Karen and Hills, John (1992) What price housing? Valuing 'voluntary transfers' of council housing Fiscal Studies, 13 (1). 54-70. ISSN 1475-5890

Gardiner, Karen and Hills, John and Kleinman, Mark (1992) Putting a price on council housing: valuing voluntary transfers Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 062. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Evandrou, Maria and Falkingham, Jane and Hills, John and Le Grand, Julian (1992) The distribution of welfare benefits in kind Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 068. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Studies, London, UK.

1991

Hills, John (1991) Untying the finance knot Roof. ISSN 0307-6911

Hills, John (1991) Housing subsidies, benefits and taxation Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK.

Hills, John (1991) Unravelling housing finance: subsidies, benefits, and taxation Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 0198773048

Hills, John (1991) One and a half cheers for the council tax Roof. ISSN 0307-6911

Ahmad, Ehtisham and Dreze, Jean and Hills, John and Sen, Amartya, eds (1991) Social security in developing countries Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780198233008

Hills, John (1991) Has the welfare state survived? Family Policy: Bulletin of the Family Studies Centre. ISSN 0268-7410

Hills, John and Sutherland, Holly (1991) The proposed council tax Fiscal Studies, 12 (4). 1-21. ISSN 1475-5890

Hills, John and Jackson, Alistair (1991) Financing housing association major repairs and reimprovement: current problems and future strategies In: Long-Term Maintenance: the Problems Facing Housing Associations. National Federation of Housing Associations, London, UK. ISBN 0862972159

Hills, John (1991) Distributional effects of housing subsidies in the United Kingdom Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 044. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (1991) Subsidies to social housing in England: their behavioural implications Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 024. Centre for the Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John and Sutherland, Holly (1991) Banding, tilting, gearing, gaining and losing: an anatomy of the proposed council tax Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 063. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (1991) From right-to-buy to rent-to-mortgage: privatisation of council housing since 1979 Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 061. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (1991) Distributional effects of housing subsidies in the United Kingdom Journal of Public Economics, 44 (3). 321-352. ISSN 0047-2727

1990

Hills, John (1990) Conditional response Roof. ISSN 0307-6911

Hills, John (1990) Thirty-nine steps to housing finance reform Joseph Rowntree Foundation, York, UK. ISBN 187247036x

Barry, B. and Goodin, R. and Hills, John, eds (1990) Symposium on the welfare state University of Chicago Press, Chicago, I.L., USA.

Hills, John (1990) Medium term trends in public spending on housing In: Proceedings of Seminars on Medium Term Prospects for Public Expenditure. Public Finance Foundation.

Barr, Nicholas and Hills, John and Le Grand, Julian (1990) The state of welfare: the welfare state in Britain since 1974 Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780198233053

Atkinson, Anthony B. and Hills, John (1990) Social security in developed countries: are there lessons for developing countries? Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 038. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1989

Hills, John (1989) Brass tax: a strategy for reform Poverty. ISSN 0032-5856

Hills, John (1989) Two old schemes tied together with red tape Roof. ISSN 0307-6911

Hills, John and Berthoud, Richard and Kemp, Peter (1989) The future of housing allowances Policy Studies Institute, London, UK. ISBN 0853744610

Hills, John (1989) Changing tax: how the tax system works and how to change it Child Poverty Action Group, London, UK. ISBN 0946744149

Hills, John (1989) Housing subsidies, taxation and benefits: an overview In: Hills, John and Horton, Christine and Berthoud, Richard and Kemp, Peter, (eds.) The Future of Housing Allowances. Policy Studies Institute, London, UK. ISBN 0853744610

Hills, John (1989) Counting the family silver: the public sector's balance sheet 1957 to 1987 Fiscal Studies, 10 (2). 66-85. ISSN 1475-5890

Hills, John (1989) The voluntary sector in housing: the role of British housing associations In: James, Estelle, (ed.) The Nonprofit Sector in International Perspective: Studies in Comparative Culture and Policy. Oxford University Press, New York, USA, 245-266. ISBN 9780195056297

Hills, John (1989) The voluntary sector in housing: the role of British housing associations Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 020. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John and Hubert, Franz and Tomann, Horst and Whitehead, Christine M E (1989) Shifting subsidy from bricks and mortar to people: experiences in Britain and West Germany Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 041. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1988

Hills, John (1988) Hitting the target Roof. ISSN 0307-6911

Hills, John (1988) Ten ways to shake the tax world New Statesman. ISSN 1364-7431

Hills, John (1988) Affordable rents for NIHHA tenants In: Talking Back. New Islington and Hackney Housing Association, London, UK.

Hills, John (1988) Comment on United Kingdom by I.C.R Byatt In: Pechman, Joseph A., (ed.) World Tax Reform: a Progress Report. Brookings dialogues on public policy. Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C., USA. ISBN 0815769997

Hills, John (1988) Twenty-first century housing subsidies: durable rent-fixing and subsidy arrangements for social housing Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 033. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1987

Hills, John (1987) Public squalor and private affluence New Statesman. ISSN 1364-7431

Hills, John (1987) Look out - it's high tax Nigel! New Statesman. ISSN 1364-7431

Hills, John (1987) How to get better value from subsidy to housing associations Public Money, 7 (1). 23-29. ISSN 0261-1252

Hills, John (1987) Public spending and the welfare state In: Walker, A and Walker, C, (eds.) The Growing Divide: a Social Audit 1979-1987. Child Poverty Action Group, London, UK. ISBN 0946744041

Hills, John (1987) What happened to spending on the welfare state? In: Walker, Alan and Walker, Carol, (eds.) The Growing Divide: a Social Audit 1979-1987. Poverty publication (72). Child Poverty Action Group, London, UK, 88-100. ISBN 0946744041

Hills, John (1987) Tax policy after the election; what would change with the government? sp10. Financial Markets Group, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hills, John (1987) When is a grant not a grant? The current system of housing association finance Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 013. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Atkinson, Anthony B. and Hills, John and Le Grand, Julian (1987) The welfare state in Britain 1970-1985: extent and effectiveness Welfare State Programme Discussion Papers, WSP 009. Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

1984

Hills, John (1984) Savings and fiscal privilege The Institute for Fiscal Studies, London, UK. ISBN 090299235x

Hills, John (1984) Effective rates of capital gains tax 46. Institute for Fiscal Studies, London, UK.

Ashworth, Mark and Hills, John and Morris, Nick (1984) Public finances in perspective IFS Report (8). Institute for Fiscal Studies, London, UK. ISBN 0902992368

Hills, John (1984) Public assets and liabilities: sources and methods 44. Institute for Fiscal Studies, London, UK.

Hills, John (1984) Pension fund tax reliefs: pot of gold or can of worms? 51. Institute for Fiscal Studies, London, UK.

Hills, John (1984) What is the public sector worth? Fiscal Studies, 5 (1). 18-31. ISSN 1475-5890

Hills, John (1984) Savings taxation: the chancellor's "middle way" Fiscal Studies, 5 (2). 45-56. ISSN 1475-5890

Hills, John (1984) Public assets and liabilities and the presentation of budgetary policy In: Public Finances in Perspective. IFS Report (8). Institute of Fiscal Studies, London, UK, 5-49. ISBN 0902992368

Devereux, M. P. and Dilnot, A. W. and Fry, V. and Hills, John and Kay, J. A. and Morris, C. N. (1984) Budget options for 1984 IFS Report (7). Institute of Fiscal Studies, London, UK. ISBN 0902992341

1983

Hemming, R. and Hills, John (1983) The reform of housing benefits Fiscal Studies, 4 (1). 48-65. ISSN 1475-5890

Hills, John (1983) Stamp duty on housing: a modern tax Fiscal Studies, 4 (3). 75-80. ISSN 1475-5890

Hills, John (1983) A co-operative and constructive relationship?: the treasury response to its select committee 1979–82 Fiscal Studies, 4 (1). 1-13. ISSN 1475-5890

1980

Hills, John (1980) The European development fund In: Proposals for the Renegotiation of the Lome Convention. Catholic Institute for International Relations, London, UK.


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