It’s about 18 months since What Works was launched, and a good moment to take stock. A new report to promote findings to date, launched at the Institute for Government, updates us on progress so far. The centres have now bedded down, and are formally either up and running, or have secured funding promises. And there’s also the little matter of a General Election being only six months away.
Jonathan Breckon
Thursday, 27 November 2014
The quest for evidence has been rumbling along for decades. But how do businesses fit into this? If we demand evidence of impact from our public services and charities, surely we should be doing the same of companies? Yet – beyond health – it is rare for a company to have tested and revealed whether what they sell actually works.
Ruth Puttick
Friday, 28 February 2014