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Modern Conservatism: Ideology, modernisation and Conservative strategies for success


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Modern Conservatism: Ideology, modernisation and Conservative strategies for success

The Conservative party has largely recovered from the travails of the late ’80s and 1990s, says Kate Dommett, but David Cameron’s modernisation agenda has been worn away as his party has gained power. With a leadership contest on the far horizon, what is the shape and substance of the modern Tory ideology? 


By IPPR, UK.


Governance Policy Resource.

The future isn’t working


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The future isn’t working

As recent events in UK politics have demonstrated, we are in an era of extraordinary political transformation. Technological unemployment, climate change, crises of political legitimacy and social cohesion – the current moment demands radical, imaginative thinking. In particular, Jeremy Corbyn’s resounding victory in the Labour leadership race has given rise to a defining question: what does the contemporary Labour party stand for, beyond being anti-austerity? >


By IPPR, UK.


Governance Policy Resource.

Total transport authorities: A new deal for town and rural bus services debt


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Total transport authorities: A new deal for town and rural bus services debt

England needs a new settlement for buses and other forms of sustainable public transport. This report makes the case for creating 'total transport areas' spanning multiple local authority geographies, which should take charge of all transport-related funding and regulatory powers in order to sustain and improve vital bus services in our towns and rural areas. 


By IPPR, UK.


Governance Policy Resource.