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The Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority is expected to increase MPs' salaries to over £75,000
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Legislation to encourage and protect whistleblowers acting in the public interest must be strengthened, says Professor David Lewis who calls for a Public Interest Disclosure Agency to send out a very positive message
Slavish adherence to public sector procurement frameworks may well help to keep costs under control. But when it comes to recruitment at the most senior level there is a real risk that those same frameworks can go wrong, says Neil Lupin
A return of out-of-hours GP cover could be used to ease the strain on A&E departments but doctors will be reluctant, writes Professor Malcolm Prowle of the Health and Social Care Finance Research Unit at Nottingham Business School
Exploring the challenges facing both passenger and freight rail and discuss how to meet increasing demand and strained capacity in the future.