Will 2020 change our view on employment, tax and benefits?

Posted on July 25th, 2016.

Official statistics show us that employment levels have never been higher. Aside from the distortion issues of temporary contracts and zero hours contracts which question these statistics, and the highly damaging issues of long-term unemployment which persist partly because we have failed to train our population with appropriate skills, it is tempting to be upbeat […]

Grammar schools could improve social mobility

Posted on July 25th, 2016.

With Theresa May’s Government looking to the expansion of the grammar school system, cross party opposition has reacted angrily, but so intent are they on opposing ideas they are missing the opportunity to make a real difference. The system as it stands is not perfect, it fails to bring the social mobility that it should, but […]

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