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Welfare-to-work schemes will continue, despite appeal court ruling

Welfare-to-work schemes will continue, despite appeal court ruling

Matthew Oakley, Policy Exchange’s Head of Economics & Social Policy, analyses the likely impact of the ruling on the recent Reilly workfare case. Oakley argues that the ruling will have little effect, being based only on a technical issue that will soon be rectified, leaving the government’s back-to-work schemes intact.

Child poverty – Government should focus on outcomes as well as incomes

Child poverty – Government should focus on outcomes as well as incomes

Matthew Oakley, Head of Policy Exchange’s Economics & Social Policy unit, sets out the importance of an effective measure of child poverty, highlighting the findings of recent report Outcomes, Not Just Incomes which revealed that 2.3 million children are in material poverty but do not come under the current government measure of child poverty.

The five questions Mark Carney must deliver answers to

The five questions Mark Carney must deliver answers to

James Barty, Policy Exchange’s Head of Financial Policy, sets out the five questions he would pose to incoming Bank of England Governor Mark Carney. The key answers Barty seeks are how Carney would organise the Bank, how he would stimulate the economy, his views on capital ratios, his plans to move from targeting inflation to growth and how he would judge success five years from now.

Putting real power back in the hands of patients

Putting real power back in the hands of patients

Sean Worth, Head of Policy Exchange’s Better Public Services Project and former special adviser to the Prime Minister, argues that the whole power base governing the NHS is an insiders’ club serving the interests of powerful elites and must be smashed so that the NHS can be run for the ordinary people it was set up for.

The Superfast and the Furious

The Superfast and the Furious

Sarah Fink, Digital Government Research Fellow at Policy Exchange, sets out findings from recent Policy Exchange broadband report The Superfast and the Furious, arguing for greater government support for consumers and small businesses lacking in digital capabilities.

Let’s focus on high quality technical and vocational education

Let’s focus on high quality technical and vocational education

Dr Owen Corrigan, Education Research Fellow at Policy Exchange, sets out findings from his report on vocational education Technical Matters. Dr Corrigan argues that students should be offered an alternative route through the education system that focuses on high quality technical and vocational provision to help meet the needs of pupils better suited to practical subjects.

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