Press releases

18th November 2015
The shape, size and activities of Whitehall changed profoundly in the last five years.
12th November 2015
The UK faces an unprecedented decade of spending cuts as the Government tries to achieve a budget surplus by 2020. A new paper tells Whitehall how to manage further cuts.
4th November 2015
Despite the PM’s recent pledge to prioritise public service reform, and give local areas more power, a new report argues that public services are still not meeting the needs of citizens.
23rd October 2015
The Spending Review will commit to outsourcing more public services to save Government money and reduce the deficit, but recent scandals throw into question its ability to manage those contract
5th October 2015
The Institute for Government welcomes the creation of a National Infrastructure Commission, announced by the Chancellor.
24th September 2015
As the Cabinet Secretary announces the appointment of ‘diversity advis
14th September 2015
Productivity and growth in the UK economy are being held back by fundamental flaws in our model of governance, research from the Institute for Government has revealed.
11th September 2015
The PM is right to make the connection between difficult spending review decisions and changes in the way the state manages public services. The key test will be if the government can turn its ambition into reality.
3rd September 2015
The Treasury’s review of the OBR references Institute for Government research into the independent costings of manifesto policies. 
22nd July 2015
The Institute for Government submitted evidence, both written and