Spartacus ESA Mythbuster

Members of Spartacus Network bust the dangerous myths and misinformation that has grown up around ESA.

Authors: Catherine Hale, Caroline Richardson and Stef Benstead, with contributions from Jane Young and Sam Barnett-Cormack

In this helpful paper members of the Spartacus Network reveal the truth about some of the damaging myths that have been fostered about Employment and Support Allowance (ESA).

The publisher is The Spartacus Network.

Spartacus ESA Mythbuster © Spartacus Network 2015.

All Rights Reserved. No part of this paper may be reproduced in any form without permission from the publisher except for the quotation of brief passages in reviews.


Paper | 28.07.15

disability, mental health, nature & economics, social justice, tax and benefits, England, Paper

Catherine Hale


Founder of Chronic Illness Inclusion Project

Stef Benstead


Research Consultant in disability and social security

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