Jan Pahl is Professor Emeritus of Social Policy at the University of Kent. She is particularly interested in family policy and has carried out research on many different topics, including the control and allocation of money within families, domestic violence, and health and social care. Her research on family finances was published as Money and Marriage (1989), Invisible Money: Family Finances in the Electronic Economy (1999) and in around 25 articles and chapters in books. She is currently co-editor of the Journal of Social Policy and works as a research consultant for the Department of Health.
School of Social Policy
Sociology and Social Research
University of Kent, Canterbury Kent CT2 7NF