Dr Bert Provan

  • Senior Policy Fellow and Knowledge Broker
  • London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London, UK
  • 04/03/2022
Advisor, Project lead Housing

Personal Summary

Dr Bert Provan is a Senior Policy Fellow and Knowledge Broker in the Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE) at the London School of Economics. His research interests lie in housing, neighbourhood renewal and the social impact of regeneration, the impact of welfare reforms, social return on investment, and comparative French housing policies.

Selected publications include  Extending the "move-on" period for newly granted refugees: Analysis of impacts and costs  (2020;) Never Just a Number: Evaluating the impact of a holistic approach to UK poverty with Laura Lane, Ellie Benton and Anne Power (2018); The Impact of Welfare Reforms on Social Housing Tenants with Anne Power and Eileen Alexander (2015), Moving on without moving out: the impacts of regeneration on the Rayners Lane Estate with Anne Power and Alice Belotti (2016), No place like an accessible home: Quality of life and opportunity for disabled people with accessible housing needs, with Tania Burchardt and Ellie Suh (2016).

Expertise: French and European housing policies; housing and rough sleeping; neighbourhood renewal; social impact of regeneration; social return on investment

LSE projects:


CASE (Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion)