Reform blog (page 3 of 9)

Welcome to the new Reform blog. This section includes articles by the Reform team as well as by guest authors. Some of these pieces are written following our events, setting out the details of the discussion and the policy implications while respecting the Chatham House Rule when it applies. Many of these pieces are about our research reports, both published and forthcoming, and some provide comment on important national events, such as the Budget. We hope you find them interesting and informative. 

Andrew Haldenby
Director
Reform

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Draft water bill: Contributing to growth

by LaurenThorpe on 27 June 2013

Blog following a Reform roundtable seminar on "Contributing to econominc growth" on 18 June, led by Regina Finn, Chief Executive of Ofwat.


Queen's Speech: A missed opportunity for NHS reform

by WillTanner on 10 May 2013

 Blog following Reform's recent report, Seismic shifts in the welfare state.

 


Globally competitive education

by KimberleyTrewhitt on 08 May 2013

Summary of a Reform roundtable seminar on “Globally competitive education" on 1 May 2013, led by Neil Strowger and Philip Avery, Headteacher and Associate Headteacher of Bohunt School.


Patient driven medicine

by ThomasCawston on 19 April 2013

Blog following a Reform roundtable seminar on “Patient driven medicine” on 16 April 2013, led by Jamie Heywood, Chair, PatientsLikeMe.

 

High volume, low cost healthcare: The case of the Aravind Eye Care System

by ThomasCawston on 11 April 2013

Blog following a Reform roundtable seminar on "High volume, low cost healthcare: The case of the Aravind Eye Care System", on 11 April, led by Sanil Joseph, Hospital Management Consultant. 

 


Where next for prisons?

by WillTanner on 11 April 2013

Summary of a Reform roundtable breakfast on “Where next for prisons?" on 10 April 2013, led by Sir Martin Narey, former Director-General of HM Prison Service and Chief Executive of the National Offender Management Service. 

 

High quality, accessible, affordable healthcare and the role of the private sector

by ThomasCawston on 27 March 2013

Reform lecture on “High quality, accessible, affordable healthcare and the role of the private sector" on 27 March 2013, with Dr Damien Marmion, Managing Director, Bupa Health Funding, Professor Paul Corrigan CBE and Nick Timmins, kindly sponsored by Bupa.

 


 


Making fiscal policy sustainable

by ScarlettSturridge on 20 March 2013

Reform held a panel discussion on 19 March 2013 entitled "Pre-Budget Briefing 2013: Making fiscal policy sustainable." It featured a panel comprising Ben Gummer MP, Sam Fleming (Economics Editor, The Times), Piers Ricketts (Partner, KPMG), and Dr Patrick Nolan (Chief Economist, Reform). The discussion was kindly hosted by KPMG and resulted in a wide-ranging discussion, summarised below.