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Luke heads the Energy, Climate, Housing and Infrastructure team.

Luke joined IPPR in October 2016, after spending a year working on policy projects for the Living Wage Foundation and a leading housing association.

Prior to that Luke led the Labour party’s work on housing policy for a number of years, working as a policy and political adviser for a shadow secretary of state and successive shadow housing ministers. He also has wider expertise in local government and devolution, and experience in communications and campaigning.

Luke has appeared on national broadcast media, including BBC Radio 4 and BBC news, and has written for a range of newspapers and websites. Luke holds an MSc in international politics from the School of Oriental and African Studies, and a BSc in politics and economics from the University of Bath.