David Skelton

Deputy Director and Head of Research, 2011-2013


David Skelton

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New sky thinking: The airport debate

New sky thinking: The airport debate

The UK needs to increase its aviation capacity. Without it, our economy will suffer, damaging our global competitiveness and losing access to rapidly expanding emerging markets. We can no longer afford to continue the procrastination about aviation expansion that has...
The gay rights debate should avoid political point scoring

The gay rights debate should avoid political point scoring

Alex Glasner’s piece last week, suggesting that gay Toryism was oxymoronic, has caused a stir. It’s an example of where party political tribalism sometimes seems to obscure rational thinking – surely the debate about LGBT rights in 2012 can move beyond petty party...
Tagging isn’t working – privatisation is no panacea

Tagging isn’t working – privatisation is no panacea

Tagging criminals can play an important role in tackling crime and ensuring effective rehabilitation. Sadly, at the moment tagging in the UK isn’t coming close to fulfilling its potential and the way the government has procured corrections technology has...