28th July 2014
Peter Riddell, Director at the Institute for Government, responds to the release of a job description for the newly-created position of chief executive of the Civil Service.
16th July 2014
The Prime Minister has said 2014-15 is the year of delivery. New Institute for Government research shows what ministers and civil servants need to do to make that happen.
15th July 2014
Commenting on the announcement of the departure of Sir Bob Kerslake as the Head of the Civil Service, Peter Riddell, Director, Institute for Government said:
8th July 2014
Prime ministers need a better ‘core offer’ of support from the Civil Service to run the centre, or spend years getting it right
Party leaders should plan ahead for how they want to govern and support they need from Number 10 and Cabinet Office, according to a new study published today by the Institute for Government.
8th July 2014
Peter Riddell responds to today's row over a leaked Civil Service document, titled 'Indicators of Potential for Permanent Secretary Roles'.
1st July 2014
Tom Gash, Director of Research at the Institute for Government, responds to Lord Adonis's growth review.
30th June 2014
Martin Donnelly, Permanent Secretary at the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills, gave a speech titled 'In defence of Civil Service neutrality: the importance of trust and professionalism'.
26th June 2014
Analysis of 38 million published government transactions reveals new information on sums received by private companies
25th June 2014
Ahead of the Commons debate today on the independent costing of manifestos, Director of the Institute for Government, Peter Riddell said:
23rd May 2014
Researcher Gavin Freeguard responds to the second annual Major Projects Authority report.