MOST RECENT ARTICLES
Is Brexit leading to the recentralisation of Whitehall?
Civil Service World 20 March 2018
Stumbling towards the exit: Report paints grim picture of Whitehall chaos over Brexit
politics.co.uk 7 February 2018
Organising government for Brexit – through a glass, darkly?
Colin Talbot & Carole Talbot
Civil Service World 7 February 2018
Risks of the tender trap
The New European 30 January 2018
Productivity: Everything you need to know about the problem strangling the economy
politics.co.uk 27 November 2017
Where to look to get real Budget picture
Civil Service World 22 November 2017
Book review: Myths of Management – what people get wrong about being the boss
Civil Service World 26 October 2017
A McCarthyite witchhunt against Remainer academics
politics.co.uk 25 October 2017
The failing Bonapartism of Theresa May
Total Politics 17 October 2017
Race, class, gender: New figures reveal reality of parliament
politics.co.uk 3 October 2017
Opinion: how academic blogs can help civil servants create evidence-based policy
Civil Service World 2 October 2017
Spinning the numbers: How politicians pull the wool over your eyes
politics.co.uk 21 September 2017
Performance measurement: the history and future of Whitehall’s target culture
Civil Service World 23 June 2017
What might post-Brexit public services look like?
Public Finance 22 May 2017
Since 1995 I have published over 100 articles in newspapers and practitioner magazines, including: Financial Times (UK); PA Times (USA); Prison Service Journal (UK); Public Finance (UK); Public Service (UK); Public Servant (UK); The Guardian (UK); The Times (UK)
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