How confidence and supply agreements between minority governments and smaller parties work
Published: 9th June 2017
How can minority government be made to work effectively?
Published: 3rd May 2017
Five promises that all parties should include in their manifestos.
Published: 19th September 2016
New Institute for Government polling shows more people believe politicians try to make government work well than they did in 2014.
Published: 15th September 2016
What are the options for the Chancellor to cut spend & maintain quality public services?
Published: 26th June 2016
The UK has voted to leave the European Union. The Institute for Government is looking at the political, parliamentary and constitutional implications for the country.
Published: 16th May 2016
This paper looks at the pressures the Government faces in Parliament, public services and spending.
Lessons from other European countries
Published: 10th March 2016
In this report, we look at how seven national parliaments across Europe – from countries inside and outside the EU – scrutinise EU legislation.
Published: 8th July 2015
Who can tell you what makes the difference between being a really effective member of a select committee and simply making up the numbers?
The impact of parliamentary committee inquiries on government
Published: 9th June 2015
The research in this report examines the relationship between select committee inquiries and their impact on government during the last parliament.