Discretion as blame avoidance: Passing the buck to local authorities in ‘welfare reform’

Meers, Jed Graham orcid.org/0000-0001-7993-3062 (2019) Discretion as blame avoidance: Passing the buck to local authorities in ‘welfare reform’. Journal of Poverty and Social Justice. pp. 41-60. ISSN 1759-8273



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Keywords: welfare reform,SOCIAL SECURITY,DISCRETION,Discretionary Housing Payments,discretionary housing payments, discretion, local authority, local government law
  • Accepted: 30 November 2018
  • Published: 28 February 2019
Institution: The University of York
Academic Units: The University of York > Faculty of Social Sciences (York) > The York Law School
Depositing User: Pure (York)
Date Deposited: 03 Dec 2018 09:40
Last Modified: 14 Nov 2019 12:39
Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1332/175982718X15451305440442
Status: Published
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1332/175982718X15451305440442
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