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Blog Archive | October 2018

The End of Austerity?

Posted on October 26, 2018 by Paul Mac Flynn

The UK Budget for 2019/20 will be unveiled later today by Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond. While nearly all recent discussion and debate at Westminster has been consumed by Brexit, the political context for this budget is quite different. Obviously, it will be almost impossible to avoid the issue of Brexit completely. The forecasts for economic growth and the public finances will be …

Measuring Job Quality: The ‘Better Jobs Index’

Posted on October 26, 2018 by Lisa Wilson

This increased concern over job quality in the UK was initially formalised by Prime Minister Theresa May when she commissioned Matthew Taylor, Chief Executive of the RSA to undertake a review of modern working practices. One of the key recommendations made by the Commission in its report was that the UK Government should identify a set of metrics against which it will measure success in …

Slides from NERI Seminar Belfast: Just energy transitions and ‘full spectrum innovation’: decarbonisation, democratisation, divestment and disruption

Posted on October 26, 2018 by Louisa O'Brien

Slides from NERI Seminar Belfast: Just energy transitions and ‘full spectrum innovation’: decarbonisation, democratisation, divestment and disruption presented by Professor John Barry, Queen's University Belfast on 25th November, 2018. Slides NERI Seminar - just energy transitions john barry QUB 25 oct 18 from NevinInstitute 

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