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During my stint as a special adviser to David Blunkett in the Home Office, I had the good fortune to work with the late Bernard Crick. Bernard had been appointed to advise the home secretary on the development of policies and … Continue reading

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This week I’ve been in Mumbai with Peter Mandelson and Will Straw as part of IPPR’s globalisation project. This megacity is hot and humid, even as the nights get colder with the approach of winter. But dark clouds are gathering … Continue reading

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Today’s quarterly immigration statistics make for interesting reading. Net migration continued to rise in the year to June 2010, but this increase was driven largely by falling emigration (of both UK and non-UK nationals), rather than rising immigration. This poses a … Continue reading

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