Publications

Making decisions on infrastructure
How to be a minister
Published: 18th July 2018
How can ministers responsible for infrastructure policy make better decisions?
Using behavioural science to improve how governments make decisions
Behavioural Government cover
Published: 11th July 2018
Governments are increasingly using behavioural insights to design, enhance and reassess their policies and services.
Authors: Michael Hallsworth, Mark Egan, Jill Rutter, Julian McCrae
Published: 22nd June 2018
Why has reforming working-age social security proved so hard? What lessons can be learnt for future reform from what has worked – and what has not worked so well – in the past? 
Authors: Nicholas Timmins, Paul Gray
Published: 21st June 2018
A parliamentary inquiry is likely to be the best way to secure long-term funding for health and social care.
Authors: Nick Davies, Lucy Campbell, Chris McNulty
Published: 10th June 2018
Political divisions over Brexit are creating a culture of secrecy in Whitehall.
Published: 5th June 2018
The UK Government must propose its own version of the Irish border “backstop” in order for Brexit negotiations to proceed.
Published: 5th June 2018
Government can improve the way it uses academic evidence and expertise in forming policy.
The first five years of NHS England
The World’s Biggest Quango cover
Published: 24th May 2018
The creation of NHS England has failed to take the politics out of healthcare provision in England.
A discussion paper
Cover of accountability discussion paper
Published: 23rd April 2018
The UK’s system of accountability isn’t keeping up with the realities of modern government.
Parliament's consideration of the withdrawal deal and future framework
Published: 16th April 2018
Parliament’s ‘meaningful vote’ on the Brexit deal will be more than a yes-or-no choice.

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