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18 September 2023
Dr Peter Kerr shortlisted for co-authored paper ‘Guided by the science’: (De)politicising the UK government’s response to the coronavirus crisis.
15 September 2023
The Centre for Elections, Democracy, Accountability and Representation (CEDAR) has published its third People, Power, Politics podcast episode
14 September 2023
With parents across the country getting children ready to start a new school term, we ask, at what point do they provide their child with their first phone?
Organisations need to move away from traditional leadership models and embrace adaptive leadership and system thinking practices to deliver on net zero targets
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