Policy Exchange


Taking its toll: the regressive impact of property crime in Britain

Two thirds of all crime in England and Wales is property crime, yet victims have little faith in the ability of the criminal justice system to address it. Only one in every ten shoplifting incidents is reported to police, and half of burglary victims never...

Culture vultures: Is UK arts policy damaging the arts?

This collection of essays criticise the claim made by politicians that the arts are now not only good in themselves, but make a vital contribution to the economy, urban regeneration and social inclusion. The evidence shows that this assumption is often erroneous, and has led...