A submission to ippr's Britain's Got Brains competition.
While public interest in climate change issues has soared in recent years, people's behaviour has not become substantially greener. Lewis Dean has proposed a new Greener British Future competition along the lines of "Britain in Bloom" in which communities would compete on their 'greenness'.
Snakes and ladders: Tackling precarity in social security and employment supportAcross the country, people are trying to make ends meet, build financial security and pursue their aspirations. But, in a vicious cycle of snakes and ladders, many are being pulled down into poverty.
Making markets: The City's role in industrial strategyTo tackle climate change, we need a significant increase in public and private capital investment.
Broken hearted: A spotlight paper on cardiovascular diseaseProgress on cardiovascular disease was a significant driver of better health and prosperity in the latter half of the 20th century, however progress has recently stalled – with indications it may be in reverse.