General Reports and Other Publications

RBS bad bank review published
 
UK now on a steady growth path through 2015 & beyond - CBI
 
IEA: A fizzy drinks tax would be both regressive & ineffective
 
nef-Energy round-up: the good news & bad news
 
Artificial barriers hampering Work Programme in Wales
 
IFS: Since 2008 food spending fails to keep pace with rising food prices and nutritional quality of calories falls / Long term decline in calorie purchases despite increase in calories from eating out, snacks and soft drinks
 
LGA - Shelter report on homeless families placed in B&Bs – LGA response – (80,000 children facing homelessness this Christmas)
 
Committee publishes report on the Duchy of Cornwall accounts
 
Watch now: Arts Council and the RSA seminar on a new political economy for the arts
 
Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council denies community sports club the chance to run disused facilities
 
CIPD Annual Conference: How can HR reduce the failure rate of strategic partnerships between organisations? – (CIPD to set new framework for future of HR and people development, as Peter Cheese identifies a profession at an inflection point, but ready to seize opportunities ~ CIPD - Organisations paralysed by pace of change in today’s world require radical reinvention of management practices, concludes ‘hackathon’ facilitated by CIPD and Gary Hamel ~ CIPD - Silos, skills gaps & suspicion may be hampering HR’s potential to join the big data revolution ~ CIPD - HR, accountancy and management professions announce major collaboration to help better value and measure impact of people on organisational performance)
 
Education Committee publishes report on school partnerships & cooperation
 
England’s bathing waters see record improvement
 
National Population Projections, 2012-based Statistical Bulletin
 
Ofsted reports back to Suffolk County Council following focused inspections
 
Policy Exchange:  Think Tank calls for 1.5m new homes by 2020 – (Taxing Issues? Reducing housing demand or increasing housing supply)
 
NEF - What you need to know about the housing market
 
Paying the living wage would mean a £3.2bn boost to public finances
 
Home Office still failing to get to grips with backlogs
Data Security: Controlling Classified Information in the UK Public Sector