Faulty by design. The state of public-service commissioning.

How public services are commissioned underpins their success in healthcare, criminal justice, employment services and beyond. Our report finds that commissioning bodies aren't achieving value for money.

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Value for money in schools

Read Reform's blog series on value for money in schools, where we used new experimental research to generate the results.

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Change is needed in the NHS

Andrew Haldenby created a video for BBC Daily Politics highlighting the need for innovation and change in the NHS.

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Academy chains unlocked

Reform’s new report presents results from the first survey of academy chain chief executives. It recommends reform to the funding and oversight of chains to raise standards across the country.

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Smart campuses: how big data will transform higher education

Universities are facing greater challenges than ever but turning to learning analytics could prove to be an invaluable tool.

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