SPA Annual Conference 2024

Social Policy Futures Wednesday 3rd – Friday 5th July, 2024 University of Strathclyde Technology and Innovation Centre, Glasgow In 2024, the Social Policy Association conference will be hosted by the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, […]


Report Published: The Current and Future State of Social Policy Teaching in Higher Education Institutions across the UK

The third SPA-commissioned report on Social Policy teaching in Higher Education Institutions across the UK has now been published. It can be downloaded on the SPA website here (printer-friendly version here). The study was based […]


SPS Annual Meeting and Lecture 2023 (Online): Welfare stigma, the work ethic and the welfare state: challenging and re-imagining the welfare-work nexus

Join the Social Policy and Society Editors for the sixth annual meeting and lecture from the journal, on Friday 9th June 2023 at 9.30am. Guest speaker Fiona Dukelow will be giving this year’s lecture on […]



ISSN: 0047-2794 (Print), 1469-7823 (Online) The Journal of Social Policy carries high quality articles on all aspects of social policy in an international context. It places particular emphasis upon articles which seek to contribute to […]