WPI was delighted to support the 1922 Committee and ConservativeHome at their Conservative Party Conference reception in Manchester. The Business Secretary Sajid Javid joined 1922 Committee Chairman, Graham Brady, and editor of ConservativeHome, Paul Goodman, in welcoming guests to theRead more
WPI’s Matthew Oakley looks at what the upcoming Spending Review could mean for welfare reform.
The biggest challenge the government faces is to get Britain building again. The problem is not financial – it is political, with tiny yet vocal NIMBY minorities blocking projects across the country. In this report, WPI’s Sean Worth shows how strategically important projects can be implemented at a local level without having to bulldoze opposition, and how Whitehall must be reformed to create a streamlined function for setting national infrastructure strategy and funding.