I am collaborating with my colleague David Sweeting on a paper entitled ‘If an elected mayor is the answer …’ to be presented at the Critical Governance Studies Conference at Warwick University, 10th-12th December.
Housing 2020: Six views of the future of housing associations was launched today at the House of Commons. My chapter looks at a range of issues under the heading “consumers, choice and competition”.
On 10th January I will be in Exeter to contribute to a debate on the future of social housing locally. The event is Housing Challenges in Exeter: Development of a new city housing strategy.
I’ll be in Taunton on 13th November speaking on the topic Policy challenges around welfare reform to kick off a South West Observatory seminar on welfare reform.
My brief debate piece on Elected Mayors – Is it time to put the dream of elected mayors to bed? – is now available online in the new issue of Policy & Politics. It is available here (subscription needed).