David Webster (Glasgow University) briefings on benefit sanctions | CPAG

David Webster (Glasgow University) briefings on benefit sanctions

Post date: 
18 December 2018

Dr David Webster is an Honorary Senior Research Fellow (Urban Studies) at the University of Glasgow. His research on the labour market and social impacts of deindustrialisation includes work on incapacity benefit/employment support allowance claims, their relationship to other aspects of worklessness and to population health, and the changing pattern of lone parenthood.

David is currently involved in research that introduces a historical perspective into analysis of the current JSA/ESA sanctions regime.

David Webster's publications
  • Evidence submitted (Jul 2014) to Frank Field's All-Party Inquiry into Hunger and Food Poverty