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  • Young people • Democracy • Engagement
    Georgia Gould - 22 August 2016

    While Brexit demonstrates the risk of young people being disengaged from politics, it also presents a window of opportunity

  • Parties • Democracy • Engagement
    Hanno Burmester - 22 August 2016
    How can traditional parties innovate in order to survive?
  • Citizenship • Democracy • Politics
    Geoff Mulgan - 22 August 2016

    How can we improve the relationship between citizens and the state?

  • Polling • Trust • UK
    Ben Page - 19 August 2016
    Polling conducted in the UK sheds light on how flexible voters are prepared to be in their expectations of public sector services
  • John Stuart Mill
    Patti Lenard - 04 August 2016
    Dissatisfied with both socialism and capitalism, John Stuart Mill envisaged a hybrid system
  • Populism • Work • Economy
    Florian Ranft - 22 July 2016
    How must progressives respond to work feeling increasingly insecure?
  • Populism • Work • Economy
    Johnny Runge - 22 July 2016
    Are the Danish Social Democrats losing their ‘worker party’ status at the expense of radical-right populists?
  • Europe • Social Policy • Divergence
    Daniel Devine - 15 July 2016
    How are public agendas shifting within the EU and what are the implications for policymakers?
  • Migration
    Maeve Glavey - 08 July 2016

    How can the moderate mainstream regain its voice on immigration after the EU referendum?

  • State of the Left - Australia
    Richard Angell - 07 July 2016
    How did Australia's Labor leader achieve a late surge in the face of a hostile media?

The Policy Network Observatory promotes critical debate and reflection on progressive politics. It is centre-left orientated but determinedly challenges social democracy. It is pro-European but restlessly questions EU institutions and practices.

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