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Nov 12

The dangers of teaching kids to code

Carl Miller comments in Forbes on a new policy - teaching children to write computer code in schools - planned for the UK.

Nov 1

Lessons on residential care from Boston

Paul Burstow MP writes about Demos' Commission on Residential Care in The Independent. 

Oct 31

Breaking up energy companies

Duncan O'Leary argues that the UK government should break up vertically-integrated energy companies in City AM.

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.

Dec 7

Demos: alcohol policy should focus on parenting, not pricing

The Government’s attempts to curb the UK’s hazardous drinking culture would be more effective if they focused on encouraging better parenting, particularly among parents misusing alcohol, say experts at the think tank Demos.

Dec 3

Parents ‘in the dark’ as child nutrition advice isn’t getting through

Child nutrition advice should be displayed on supermarket shelves and online parenting forums to make it more accessible to parents, according to a Demos report.

Nov 27

Demos launches pioneering new model for measuring poverty

Think-tank Demos has launched a pioneering new model for measuring poverty that could transform local social service provision and help thousands of families escape poverty.

Nov 14

Britain’s budding entrepreneurs say “It’s not the economy, stupid”

Entrepreneurs are optimistic and determined but defy stereotypes about their motives, characteristics and attitudes, finds new research from Demos.

Oct 19

Demos: 24,000 Scottish families face severe disadvantage

A new report by the think-tank Demos reveals the full extent of the hardship experienced across Scotland, estimating that 24,000 families face severe disadvantage.

Oct 1

Majority support government control of how people spend benefit payments

New polling released by the think tank Demos shows the majority of people believe the government should start controlling how welfare recipients spend their money.

Sep 21
Jul 12

Private sector must step in to tackle crisis in loneliness among older people

Ageing Sociably argues that businesses must do its bit to tackle the crisis in loneliness among older people.

Jun 26

Housing providers should bid for reablement contracts

Clinical commissioners should look again both at how reablement services are delivered – and who delivers them – as they take responsibility for these schemes from local authorities, says a new report by Demos.

May 27

Demos: Social housing should provide universal preventative support

Early warning systems would save government and housing providers money.