Christopher is working on broadcasting and media policy with a particular focus on Channel Four and the BBC. He joined the IPPR in May 2022 for six months.
He holds a BA in History and Politics from the University of Kent and an MPhil in modern British history from the University of Cambridge. He is currently studying for a PhD in media studies at the University of Westminster, writing a thesis on the BBC and European integration between 1945 and 1975.
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.