The Centre for Policy Studies welcomes the publication of NHS England’s Long-Term Plan for the NHS, setting out a 10-year strategy to move the health service forward but it will only represent a true watershed for the NHS if it helps to move the debate forward from how much is being spent to how will it is being spent – from inputs to outputs.
'Make Work Pay' proposes a series of reforms to ensure the tax system ensures workers keep at least 51p in every extra £1 they earn over £12,000, which it suggests should be the new threshold for income tax and National Insurance contributions.
On Monday 5th November the Prime Minister will join the Centre for Policy Studies at an event to mark the launch of its major new policy programme. The programme will focus on tax, welfare, business and housing, with significant policies in each area designed to increase the amount of control people in Britain have over their own lives.
The Centre for Policy Studies is publishing a comprehensive report on how to significantly increase home ownership at no cost to the Treasury, by giving tenants and landlords a rebate when a rented property is sold by the landlord to a sitting tenant.
Tom Clougherty, Head of Tax at the CPS, joined representatives of 10 other US and UK think tanks to draft an ideal bilateral free trade agreement in a project brought together by the Initiative for Free Trade.
Toby Young, author of a new report for the Centre for Policy Studies, argues only selection can save technical and vocational education from being seen as an alternative path for students who struggle with academic subjects.