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Is the relationship between imprisonment and deprivation in Scotland at its most pronounced in Glasgow?

Dr Ben Matthews

Dr Ben Matthews has written a guest blog for the Howard League Scotland Spring 2019 bulletin about his research into the links between neighbourhood deprivation and rates of imprisonment in Scotland's largest city.

You can find Ben's piece on page 51 of the bulletin:

Howard League for Penal Reform Scotland Spring 2019 - Early Career Academics Network Bulletin

For more information on this research, check out Ben's slides from the Understanding Inequalities' 2018 Festival of Social Science eventĀ  '20 years of devolution: How have inequalities changed in Glasgow?' where Ben presented these findings along with Professor Susan McVie:

Presentations from '20 years of devolution: How have inequalities in Glasgow changed?