Research

BRIEFING PAPER – 2018 Italian Election

BRIEFING PAPER – 2018 Italian Election

Dr. James Downes (Director, British and European Politics, Parliament Street) and Ms. Vanisa Wai (Research Assistant, University of Hong Kong) provide us with  a briefing paper into the 2018 Italian elections, showing that Europe remains electorally volatile. Italian-Election_PS-Report

by · 12th March 2018 · Research
BRIEFING PAPER – Human Rights and the Norfolk Island

BRIEFING PAPER – Human Rights and the Norfolk Island

Ben Brickley (Head of Membership, Parliament Street) recently met with a delegation from the Norfolk Island to discuss the recent proceedings between the Island and Australia. Read his briefing paper here: The Norfolk Island

by · 7th March 2018 · Research
NEW RESEARCH -The Exclusion of Mothers from the Workplace

NEW RESEARCH -The Exclusion of Mothers from the Workplace

In a new research paper, Parliament Street’s Cllr. Dr. Peter Hill, argues that the current high costs and poor provision of childcare including wraparound care leads to the exclusion of mothers from the workplace, and is a contributing factor to the gender pay gap. In this paper he presents a range of possible solutions including flexible working, financial support for, […]

by · 6th March 2018 · Research
Report: London councils spending over £1million on GDPR

Report: London councils spending over £1million on GDPR

Preparations for the incoming EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is costing London councils over £1.2million to implement, according to a new policy paper published by Parliament Street and authored by our C.E.O. Patrick Sullivan. Parliament Street has discovered that cash-strapped local authorities were spending between £25,000 and £300,000 to ensure all data standards were compliant by the deadline of […]

by · 27th February 2018 · Research, Blog
New Research – Beyond the Far Right?

New Research – Beyond the Far Right?

Dr James F. Downes and Dr. Matthew Loveless have written a new paper for Parliament Street showing that centre right parties have actually (on the whole) outperformed far right parties on the immigration issue across 21st century. Read the paper below: Parliament Street – Beyond the Far Right

by · 22nd November 2017 · Research
NEW RESEARCH – Parliament Street publishes NEW BOOK:  ‘True Blue’

NEW RESEARCH – Parliament Street publishes NEW BOOK: ‘True Blue’

Parliament Street is pleased to announce that its new book ‘True Blue’, is now available to buy on Kindle and Paperback. ‘True Blue’ is the second book released by Parliament Street, and the first associated with our new policy unit, Tory Democracy. Parliament Street itself is apolitical, bringing together politically aware individuals from all points on the ideological spectrum, right […]

by · 30th October 2017 · Tory Thought, Research
NEW RESEARCH – Three Benefits to UK Businesses in Post-Brexit Britain

NEW RESEARCH – Three Benefits to UK Businesses in Post-Brexit Britain

In a new research paper, Parliament Street’s Georgia Kirke outlines the opportunities available for British business in the aftermath of Brexit. Read the paper below:   Parliament Street – 3 Benefits To UK Businesses Post-Brexit

by · 6th June 2017 · Research
SOLUTION REPORT: A 21st century approach to mental health

SOLUTION REPORT: A 21st century approach to mental health

At Parliament Street, we believe mental health is one of the biggest issues of our generation; affecting many people across the United Kingdom. We have been looking at innovative ways to forge what we call ‘a 21st century approach to mental health’ trying to outline key issues and find solutions to the problems. Over the past 12 months Parliament Street […]

by · 15th May 2017 · Research
BRIEFING PAPER – French Presidential Election

BRIEFING PAPER – French Presidential Election

Parliament Street’s Director for Public Opinion and Polling has produced a timely briefing note before tomorrow’s French Presidential Election first round! French-Presidential-Elections-Briefing

by · 22nd April 2017 · Research
BRIEFING PAPER – British attitudes to military intervention in Syria

BRIEFING PAPER – British attitudes to military intervention in Syria

In the aftermath of last week’s U.S air strikes on Syria; Parliament Street’s Director of British and European Politics, James Downes, has produced this timely briefing paper which summarises British attitudes to military intervention in Syria. Public-Opinion-Military-Intervention-in-Syria.odt

by · 10th April 2017 · Research