Public Trust in Politics

Who gets your vote? One of the most interesting findings of the Hansard Society’s recently published Audit of Political Engagement 15 (2018) was that 32%… Read more »

May 8, 2018

Development and Diplomacy

After this year’s general election, the UK government created dual Ministerial roles in the Foreign Office and the Department for International Development, combining diplomatic and… Read more »

November 13, 2017

A Practical Guide to Decentralisation

Decentralisation is increasingly recognised internationally as a key element of good governance. When implemented well, it can lead to greater participation, efficiency and diversity. By… Read more »

September 5, 2017

Politics, As Usual

What drives politicians and political behaviour? What are the incentives and motivations that shape the effectiveness of political institutions?  And how can we align individual… Read more »

July 28, 2017