Institute for Public Policy Research

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Institute for Public Policy Research
IPPR logo.png
Type Progressive think tank
Headquarters 14 Buckingham Street, WC2N 6DF
Tom Kibasi

The Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) is a left-wing[1] think tank based in London. It was founded in 1988 and is an independent registered charity.[2] IPPR has offices in Newcastle, Manchester, and Edinburgh.[3][4] Funding comes from trust and foundation grants, government support, and individual donors.[5] The founding director was James Cornford.[6] Matthew Taylor was director between 1998 and 2003. Tom Kibasi became the group's director in April 2016.[7] IPPR publishes Juncture, a quarterly journal.


IPPR publishes more than 50 reports each year.[8] IPPR's research and policy work is focused around:

IPPR Progressive Review  
Discipline Politics
Language English
Edited by Mathew Lawrence and Carys Roberts
Publication details
Former name(s)
New Economy
Public Policy Research
Publication history
Find out here
ISSN 2573-2331
LCCN 2013201388
OCLC no. 988028359
  • Journal homepage
  • Online access
  • Online archive


The IPPR publishes the journal IPPR Progressive Review via Wiley.[9]


  1. ^ "List of thinktanks in the UK". the Guardian. 2013-09-30. Retrieved 2016-05-19. 
  2. ^ "About IPPR". Retrieved 2016-01-25. 
  3. ^ "IPPR North". Retrieved 2016-05-05. 
  4. ^ "IPPR Scotland". Retrieved 2016-05-05. 
  5. ^ "How we are funded". Retrieved 2016-05-05. 
  6. ^ Andrew Denham and Mark Garnett (2006) 'What works'? British think tanks and the 'end of ideology', The Political Quarterly 77(2), pp. 156-165
  7. ^ "IPPR appoints new Director". Retrieved 2016-01-25. 
  8. ^ "Our Work". Retrieved 2016-05-05. 
  9. ^ "Overview". Wiley. Retrieved 13 August 2017. 

Further reading

  • Ruben, Peter (1996). "The institute for public policy research: Policy and politics". Contemporary British History. 10 (2): 65–79. doi:10.1080/13619469608581387. 

External links

  • Official website
  • Journal homepage

Retrieved from ""
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia :
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Institute for Public Policy Research"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA