21st Century universities: engines of an innovation-driven economy

June 3, 2010

There is a question that is currently being asked across the UK as we face the biggest deficit since the end of World War II. The question was recently summed […]

The impact of fees: A review of the evidence

January 7, 2010

A strong case for both public and private investment in higher education Any discussion of funding and student finance should take place within a shared understanding of the nature of […]

Concentration and diversity: understanding the relationship between excellence, concentration and critical mass in UK research

December 7, 2009

Selectivity not concentration has driven excellence A policy of selectivity–funding research based on quality – has driven up the quality of UK research since the introduction of the RAE, not [&hel...