Inclusive growth has become an increasingly prominent buzzword in Scotland, gaining prominence among policymakers at all levels of government. Since 2015, it has been central to plans for Scotland’s...
In this paper, we explore the largest costs facing families below a living income and recommend a universal basic services approach to improve financial security for people across Scotland.
We propose policies designed to better live with Covid-19, to help build back better and to help prepare for the future.
As the pandemic reshapes labour markets and redefines attitudes to work, this report makes the case for why health should be put at the heart of work.
Subject to change: Listening to and empowering young people and the public to set a new direction for education and learning
At the start of 2020, Big Change and IPPR set out together to understand and shape the public conversation about where education should go next. We led an ambitious national listening exercise to...
The system of charging migrants for healthcare in England has become increasingly stringent in recent years.
This report identifies six areas where policy needs to change to tackle health inequality, and makes recommendations across the NHS and the socioeconomic drivers of poor health.
This paper explores how the government and NHS England can take their reform agenda one crucial step further and looks to inform the forthcoming white paper on integration.
There is more to be done to ‘build back batter’ cancer care. To that end, we recommend a new three-part cancer pledge for the country to build capacity, harness innovation and better prevent cancers developing.
Covid-19 proved that UK healthcare is not currently sustainable. In the context of growing global health vulnerability, and in the face of the health consequences of an ageing population, it is vital...