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1528201524 Payday lending and public health Our new briefing paper summarises key evidence on the potential harm of payday lending, and how it represents a risk to population health.

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Published
02 September 2016
1528201509 The cost of the school day - a headteacher's view David McNulty, Headteacher of Avenue End Primary School, outlines his school’s experiences with the Cost of the School Day project and the lessons learned.

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Published
30 August 2016
1528201509 What parents and carers think about the cost of the school day Barbara Adzajlic looks at a new piece of research which reports on findings from interviews about the cost of the school day with parents and carers in North East Glasgow.

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Published
16 August 2016
1528201509 We all make mistakes with our finances, but the poorest pay the heaviest price David Hilferty discusses a recent seminar on the hidden financial lives of low income households, and how important it is to consider financial inclusion in policy addressing poverty and inequality.

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Published
14 July 2016
1528201524 New Acting Associate Director We are pleased to announce that Dr Pete Seaman has now taken up position as Acting Associate Director.

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Published
06 July 2016
1467707555 Innovation, imagination and freedom: reflecting on a process of action research Jennifer McLean discusses her experiences of using action research as part of a research and learning programme, Animating Assets.

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Published
05 July 2016
Film_blog_logo_listing The power of representation Pete Seaman looks at the Representing Communities programme in Dennistoun and how it is using film to capture people's stories about their neighbourhood.

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Published
28 June 2016
1465898908 The Crunch New programme aims to inform and create discussion around the connections between food, health and the environment.

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Published
14 June 2016
1528201509 Addressing vulnerability by putting cash in mums’ pockets Morag Treanor discusses the financial vulnerability of low-income families, misconceptions and issues around benefits and a project aimed to tackle financial vulnerability in Glasgow.

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Published
09 June 2016
1528201490 The ‘Glasgow Effect’ and the ‘Scottish Effect’: unhelpful terms which have now lost their meaning David Walsh discusses new research on excess mortality and why the terms 'Glasgow Effect' and 'Scottish Effect' are unhelpful and outdated.

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Published
02 June 2016