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The Progressive Policy Think Tank
Topic: Housing & infrastructure

Lessons from Germany: Tenant power in the rental market

The second of our series of reports comparing the English and German housing markets explores the lessons that policymakers in England can learn from Germany – where renting, the dominant tenure,...

16/01/2017
Publication Housing & infrastructure Report

Homesharing and London’s housing market

London’s housing crisis is the result of failure to build enough homes to keep pace with growing demand. Rising unaffordability is the result, with many families priced out of the market. At the same...

01/12/2016
Publication Housing & infrastructure London Report

Closer to home: Next steps in planning and devolution

We need a new devolution deal on housing – one that empowers combined authorities to act on the housing opportunities, challenges and requirements of their specific areas. This report reviews the...

31/10/2016
Publication Housing & infrastructure IPPR North Report

The Northern Energy Taskforce: A call for evidence

The objective of IPPR's Northern Energy Taskforce is to develop an energy strategy for the northern powerhouse. In this call for evidence, we invite all interested parties to contribute their...

28/10/2016
Publication Report Housing & infrastructure

Unbuffering business: The role of SMEs in building a digital powerhouse

Small and medium-sized enterprises are lagging behind other businesses in terms of their digital capacity. This report argues that a more cohesive and strategic approach to getting SMEs to pursue...

13/10/2016
Publication Business Science & technology IPPR North Report Housing & infrastructure

Community and local energy: Challenges and opportunities

A rising number of community energy projects and municipal and community-owned energy retail supply companies have been formed in recent years. But both kinds of initiative face significant challenge...

03/06/2016
Publication Report Housing & infrastructure