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A non-partisan think tank which believes that fair markets, complemented by open public services, increase prosperity and help people to live well

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Media Release

SMF think tank responds to Private Rented Sector White Paper

The Social Market Foundation responds to the Government’s Private Rented Sector White Paper, out today.

Published: 16 June 2022
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Media Release

Voters and businesses support online court hearings

Most voters and businesses back the continued use of online court hearings as part of the modernisation of the justice system, a think-tank says today.

Published: 14 June 2022
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Media Release

SMF responds to Government Food Strategy

The Social Market Foundation responds to the Government’s Food Strategy, out today.

Published: 13 June 2022
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Commentary

Opportunities and constraints of the emerging CBD market

Despite its medicinal and economic potential, regulatory constraints and outdated political views are hindering the impact of CBD. In this blog, Jake Shepherd, SMF Researcher, discusses the emerging CBD market and what the current regulatory landscape means for hemp farmers, consumers, and the industry as a whole.

Published: 23 June 2022
Author: Jake Shepherd
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Commentary

Making it count: The stakes are high for Multiply

Multiply – the Government’s new multi-year adult numeracy programme to be launched in the Autumn – aims to address the UK's maths crisis. In this blog, whilst welcoming the additional funding and commitment to levelling up adult education, Linus Pardoe sets out three challenges that the programme needs to be overcome to make the money count.

Published: 22 June 2022
Author: Linus Pardoe
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Commentary

Show me the money: UK needs to go further on pay transparency

Salary transparency is on the move, but it’s multi-faceted and not everyone is convinced of its merits. But the evidence is there to support it and, with any luck, the Government pilot announced on International Women’s Day is just the beginning.

Published: 13 May 2022
Author: Niamh O Regan
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