Maurice Glasman wants to make Labour the party that puts 'real people' at the heart politics and isn't afraid to ruffle a few feathers in the process. Clare Goff meets him
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For those sitting on the outside looking in, a green economy may appear volatile, certainly not mainstream... no doubt some commentators would dismiss it altogether. In doing so they miss one very important point: marry social enterprise with innovation and you’ve got the ‘power couple’ of the green economy – and I, for one, confer my blessing on this union.
They didn’t work particularly well last time, will it be any different this time? Rupert Greenhalgh argues the new generation of enterprise zones need a more intelligent approach
Jacob Urup Nielsen explains how a British Council project has investigated the different ways in which cities can tap into their creative side
Areas of the northwest could soon be characterised by communities living in poor quality and increasingly expensive rented homes. Philip Leather and Brendan Nevin explain why
The UK government seems to miss the fact that energy policy needs to seen in the context of advancing human security and economic resilience. Although clearly important, energy security is about more than consistency in fuel supply. It underpins the resilience of the UK economy, influences human wellbeing and affects our democracy.
Social housing tenants are among those most affected by financial exclusion. A new report shows how a more strategic approach from landlords can make a huge difference. Neil Merrick reports
Karen Leach reveals what proposals from local enterprise partnerships in the west midlands tell us about their priorities
It seems the ‘holy grail’ we are all looking for is a scalable way to deliver better outcomes with people and places that drain the public purse – the ultimate ‘win-win’.