Research

NEW RESEARCH – Waste Watchers for Waste Management

NEW RESEARCH – Waste Watchers for Waste Management

In a brand new research paper for Parliament Street, Elizabeth Anderson suggests ways where local authorities can make budget savings, through cutting local government waste, thus removing the need to save money through reducing refuse collections. Read the paper here : Waste Watchers for Waste Disposal  

by · 2nd January 2019 · Research
BRIEFING PAPER – What Carrying a House in the Jungle Taught Me about Community

BRIEFING PAPER – What Carrying a House in the Jungle Taught Me about Community

In a brand new briefing paper for Parliament Street, leading business strategist, Dean Russell discusses what he learnt, during his recent time doing volunteer work in the Philippines, and how those lesson apply to the UK . Read the briefing paper: What Carrying a House in the Jungle Taught Me about Community

by · 25th December 2018 · Research
NEW RESEARCH – Making Paying Taxes, Less Taxing

NEW RESEARCH – Making Paying Taxes, Less Taxing

Today, Parliament Street publishes a radical new policy paper arguing that the UK tax system is so complicated that its broken. Our Director of Policy, Cllr. Dr. Peter Hill, the report’s author, argues that the current UK tax system is rigged in favour of large multinational companies such as Google, Amazon and Starbucks. These companies have been able to play […]

by · 15th December 2018 · Research
NEW RESEARCH – Hack Attack: Police Under Pressure

NEW RESEARCH – Hack Attack: Police Under Pressure

The Parliament Street think tank has released new research revealing a sharp rise in hacks on social media accounts and the email addresses of business users. Please our full report here and detailed police hacking notes.

by · 3rd December 2018 · Research
NEW RESEARCH: Data Security and NHS Patient Records

NEW RESEARCH: Data Security and NHS Patient Records

Our brand new report into data security in the National Health Service (NHS) reveals that nearly 10,000 patient records were lost by the NHS last year. The report has appeared in both The Times and The Daily Mail this morning. Cybersecurity experts warned that the records could be stolen and traded on the Dark Web. Read the full report and […]

by · 20th August 2018 · Research, Blog
NEW RESEARCH: Retail Revolution

NEW RESEARCH: Retail Revolution

Today the Parliament Street Research Team has released a new policy paper into the impact of Brexit on high street stores and retail prices. Our findings have already been reported on, in national online newspaper The Independent. Reach the full report here: Retail Revolution Report 

by · 16th August 2018 · frontpage, Research
NEW RESEARCH: Training Minds to Save Minds

NEW RESEARCH: Training Minds to Save Minds

The author of this policy paper is Danny Bowman, Director of Mental Health at Parliament Street At Parliament Street we have been working hard to understand the effects mental health is having on people, families, public and private sector organisations. Through our most recent research we have identified some concerning findings. Our findings have indicated that the police are dealing […]

by · 6th July 2018 · Mental Health, Research
NEW RESEARCH: Smart Transport

NEW RESEARCH: Smart Transport

Parliament Street has revealed that Transport for London has dramatically increased its use of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) schemes, in a new policy paper as part of our smart transport series, entitled BYOD and Beyond Our research team discovered that TFL had increased BYOD in the previous financial year by 170% adding hundreds of new iPhones and Samsung devices to […]

by · 13th June 2018 · Research, Blog
NEW RESEARCH: The Rise of the Data Scientist

NEW RESEARCH: The Rise of the Data Scientist

Our latest research paper examines the rise of data scientists in major government departments, and their respective remittance. Our team surveyed key departments including the Department for Work and Pensions, Department of Health and the Department for Transport about how analytics was being used within the workforce The Rise of the Data Scientist Report

by · 8th June 2018 · Research, Blog
RESEARCH PAPER – Fostering Democracy in North Korea

RESEARCH PAPER – Fostering Democracy in North Korea

Parliament Street has in the past highlighted North Korea and its criminal violation of the rights of its people. In 2012 we held a screening of Kim Gyoo-min’s film “Winter Butterfly” in a committee room in the Palace of Westminster, and in January 2013 published a paper by North Korean defector Joo-il Kim, on how western powers can have a positive impact […]

by · 17th May 2018 · Research