In approaching the decisions that have to be made in the forthcoming duopoly review, this paper argues that the UK should adopt the same approach that it has to other industries as they move towards more effective competition. The reduction in intervention, and the increased opportunity for market forces to shape companies throughout British industry, have transformed many under-performing sectors. They will be no less effective in the telecommunications sector.
Within this paper, Dr Madsen Pirie and Dr Eamonn Butler examine the problems of residential care and care in the community.
This colloquium discusses the causes, nature and framework for crime prevention in the UK. Although no consensus was attempted, the majority of participants believe that alternative ways of curbing crime other than simply sentencing policy should be pursued .
This report aims to look at the organisation and work of the fire service in the light both of international experience and of the changes that other areas of public service have undergone since 1979.