Policy transfer and part 2 of the Housing Act (Wales) 2014

Wilding, MA ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0101-3244, Madoc-Jones, I, Ahmed, A ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6164-0656, Gibbons, AR ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4600-806X, Jones, KE ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8090-4557 and Rogers, MM ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7214-4375 2020, 'Policy transfer and part 2 of the Housing Act (Wales) 2014' , Social Policy and Society, 19 (1) , pp. 171-182.

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Part 2 of the Housing Act (Wales) 2014and its implementation has been keenly observed by governments outside of Wales, as they continue to search for policy solutions to help address the homelessness crisis.This paper examines the extent to whichthere has been policy transfer from Wales to other national contexts and thepotential for such transfer to occur in the future.It is identified that some transfer has already taken place within the UK and there is thepotentialforfuture policy transferboth within the UK and internationally. Adaptation to each of the new contexts is necessary to underpin successful transferof provisions of the Act, however, outside of the UK this will need to be more extensive and includethe introduction of a right tohousing.

Item Type: Article
Schools: Schools > School of Health and Society > Centre for Applied Research in Health, Welfare and Policy
Journal or Publication Title: Social Policy and Society
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISSN: 1474-7464
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Depositing User: Dr Mark Wilding
Date Deposited: 08 Aug 2019 10:20
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2022 02:24
URI: https://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/51919

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