Archive for February, 2010

Feb
25

Unexploded Bomb Under Devolution

John Osmond on how he caught up with the potentially biggest devolution story since 1999

Feb
22

Challenge for Policymakers on the Economy

Geraint Talfan Davies discovers a gulf between business and government at the IWA’s inaugural National Economy Conference

Feb
22

Taking the Assembly Forward

John Osmond speculates on what might emerge from the re-entry into frontline Welsh politics of two leading personalities

assembly_monitoring
Feb
19

Assembly Bwletin Cynulliad February 2010

Grayling’s take on the run-up to the UK General Election, after a month of speculation on dates and declarations; Grayling’s observations on the Welsh Liberal Democrats after a weekend in Swansea at the party’s spring Conference; The Director of the IWA, John Osmond, discusses education in Wales; The Chair of the IWA, Geraint Talfan Davies ponders on the changes afoot in the Welsh news broadcasting world.

Feb
19

Devolution and the Administration of Justice

Mr Justice Roderick Evans
The Lord Callaghan Memorial Lecture 2010
Swansea University, 19 February 2010

Feb
18

Tackling Welsh Economic Competitiveness

On the eve of the IWA’s inaugural national economy conference, Robert Huggins and Stevie Upton argue that a lack of policy-making capacity is holding our private sector back

Feb
17

Devolution’s Triumph

John Osmond probes behind the headlines given a provocative article analysing devolution by the Welsh Government’s former Permanent Secretary

Feb
16

Greenwash Threatens Sustainable Endurance

Simon Nurse says definitions of sustainability are gaining a viral circularity

Feb
15

Surviving the Recession

John Osmond provides a curtain raiser for this week’s IWA inaugural economy conference on making Wales business friendly

Feb
12

Waking Up To Science

John Tucker says the Welsh Government’s appointment of a Chief Scientific Advisor is just one indication of a welcome new engagement