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Oct 29

Islamic finance in the UK

ITV's report on the World Islamic Economic Forum features Jodie Ginsberg's view that this should be used as an opportunity to investigate how the principles of Islamic finance

Oct 23

Finding the right funding for SMEs

David Prosser drawns on research by Demos in his article on funding for SMEs for Forbes. 

Oct 20

Tackling an age-old problem

The Mail on Sunday supports the Demos 'Top of the Ladder' report, highlighting the worrying undersupply of housing for older people.

Oct 17

Public sector pay - too low?

As public sector pay falls, Duncan O'Leary argues that the Coalition must do more to close the public/private sector pay gap in City AM

Oct 14

Warming the relationship between the banks and SMEs

David Prosser draws on research carried out by Demos to argue that banks should refresh their relationship with SMEs in The Independent

Oct 12

The worrying rise of the far right

Jamie Bartlett discusses the rise of the far right and anti-immigration sentiment across the EU with El Pais.

Oct 11

Britain remains open to illegal immigration

David Goodhart shares his thoughts on the Government's immigration policy in the Times.

Oct 3

The next big housing crisis

The Guardian looks at the chronic undersupply of retirement housing in Britain highlighted in the Demos report 'The Top of the Ladder'

Oct 2

Algorithms used for crime prevention

Jamie Bartlett talks to dw.de about the remarkable capacity of algorithms to predict the occurrence of crime, and the increasing adoption of such statistical software by state

Sep 26

MP Sadiq Khan calls for greater tax-raising powers for Mayor of London

The Evening Standard reports the MP for Tooting's comments at a Demos Labour Party Conference event. 

Dec 2

Crisis, what crisis? Britain’s ‘squeezed middle’ ignore savings woes in favour of irrational optimism

As many as 4 in 5 ‘squeezed middle’ families in Britain are failing to save enough each month, despite being on incomes of over £30k a year.

Nov 27

Cost of cancer same as a mortgage, says Demos

The financial impact of cancer costs families the same as an average mortgage, according to a report out by Demos today.

Nov 25

Charity shops a ‘life support’ for Britain’s high streets, says Demos

Charity shops act as a life support on Britain’s high streets, providing a number of benefits for local businesses, residents and communities, according to a new Demos report.

Nov 25

New research reveals rise of ‘comfort-zone segregation’

The latest analysis from the joint Demos-Birkbeck project reveals a rise in 'comfort-zone segregation'.

Nov 22

Demos: Crack down on adult ‘enablers’ to tackle teen drinking

People who buy alcohol on behalf of underage drinkers should face community service, social shaming or be banned from shops, according to a new Demos report. 

Nov 13

Boring, isolated and lonely: Britain’s damaging perceptions of our care homes

Polling by the think-tank Demos reveals the negative perceptions damaging the image of Britain’s care homes, with as few as 1 in 4 people considering moving there in their old age.

Sep 26

Corruption, instability and intolerance: Europe's decade of decline

Demos produces the first ever index to measure democracy specific to the EU.

Sep 12

Demos: build retirement properties to free up 3 million family homes

Building more retirement properties would free up more than 3 million homes, offering a lifeline to families desperate to move up the housing ladder, finds a new Demos report.

Sep 9

We’re all ‘grey voters’ now: research finds Generation Y back pensioner payouts over out-of-work benefits

Young people are three times as likely to support spending on pensions rather than unemployment benefits, according to a significant new report by Demos and Ipsos MORI.

Sep 4

Demos Finance: current approach to SME lending is holding back growth

Claims that businesses are being starved by a lack of bank lending have been challenged by a new report that shows almost half of SMEs are non-borrowers, while most who do seek credit are approved.