Interpreting Welfare Reform: Continuity and Change within the Social Democratic Tradition
- Gordon state. Philpott, John // People Management;6/28/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 13, p19
The author reflects on the role of Gordon Brown as the new prime minister of Great Britain. He believes that Brown will have to balance the requirements of his long-term policy vision against the short-term political imperative of securing a fourth term Labor government. He adds that although...
- Government plans reduction in targets. // Community Care;3/25/2004, Issue 1515, p11
Deals with the plan of the British government to reduce the number of local public service agreement councils in the spending review of Chancellor Gordon Brown in July 2004. Requirements for local public service agreements; Increase in public services spending from 2005-2006.
- Memo to: Gordon Brown. Liddle, Roger // New Statesman & Society;05/10/96, Vol. 9 Issue 402, p14
Comments on British Labour Party member Gordon Brown's proposal to revamp public welfare in Great Britain. Labour Party's efforts to save money; Taxation as an option to ease public spending dilemmas.
- Statement of intent. Atkinson, Mark // Public Finance;11/03/2000, p28
Reports on chancellor Gordon Brown's welfare-to-work initiatives in Great Britain. Details on New Deal and Working Families Tax Credit; Productivity agenda of Brown.
- PAY OFFER BENEFITS ALL. // Community Care;8/8/2002, Issue 1434, p5
Editorial. Comments on the need to increase the salary of front-line social care workers. Achievement of the labor union Unison in relation to an August 2002 pay offer; Proposal of British Chancellor Gordon Brown to spend the extra budget on improving public services.
- THE MONEY PROGRAMME. Martin, Brendan // Community Care;8/8/2002, Issue 1434, p30
Discusses the argument of the British government to spend funds for the improvement of public services in Great Britain. Outline of the spending review given by British Chancellor Gordon Brown; Reaction of trade-unions; Extent of staff shortages facing social work.
- Goal-shy on full employment. Robinson, Peter // People Management;10/14/1999, Vol. 5 Issue 20, p33
Analyzes government policy on full employment in Great Britain. Role of Labour Party chancellor Gordon Brown; Definition of full employment; Need for the Treasury to set out a measurable target for its own commitment; Positive impact of full employment in the United States.
- LONG AGO, BUT NOT FAR AWAY. Beresford, Peter // Community Care;7/12/2007, Issue 1681, p8
The author comments on the priorities of new British Prime Minister Gordon Brown for public welfare. He believes that Brown will facilitate change in social care with the government review of its role and tasks and the creation of a commission on social work. He recommends the pamphlet "English...
- word on the web. // Community Care;6/7/2007, Issue 1676, p15
The section presents opinions from the social care web diaries of www.communitycare.co.uk. A reader believes that it is unfair for social work managers to exert pressure on social workers to assess unaccompanied asylum-seeking children as older than they are in order to save money. Another says...