Giving back to communities of residence and of origin - An analysis of remittances and charitable donations in the UK

This research reports on the different ways in which migrant and minority groups in the UK give, which are largely unacknowledged or underestimated in traditional giving surveys.

Updated: 05/12/2014
Views: 1,372

Payout with an English accent: Exploring the case for a foundation ‘distribution quota’ in the UK

This paper reviews the nature and direction of the private foundations' mandatory "payout" debates in the United States, in the context of calls for its emulation in the UK.

Updated: 05/12/2014
Views: 984

Emerging trends in global philanthropy: Some reflections

In this paper Professor Jenny Harrow explores emerging trends in global philanthropy and the challenges they pose for both local and global decision makers.

Updated: 05/12/2014
Views: 1,147

Power, Personalities and Principles - Improving political leadership

Discussions from a Cass Business School workshop on improving political leadership through cross-disciplinary research form this impact report for practitioners.

Updated: 14/11/2014
Views: 2,197

Sifting to efficiently select the right service employees

This research suggests turning the standard recruitment process for service employees on its head; by using web-based psychometric sifting tests at the start of the process rather than at the end, potentially saving time and money.

Updated: 02/12/2014
Views: 1,751

A Centralised Investment Process - Joined up investment thinking


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Guide based on latest research helps financial advisers build investment portfolios from financial planning to fund selection stages.

Updated: 05/11/2014
Views: 4,702

Ideas and advice to accelerate the transition of MPs entering New Zealand’s House of Representatives

New MPs are expected to know and perform their roles effectively from the moment they start. This research looks at how they might best cope with this pressure, focusing particularly on the experience of New Zealand parliamentarians.

Updated: 05/11/2014
Views: 4,559

Giving Trends Top 300 Foundations - 2014 Report

Key Facts and Figures on Giving, Income and Assets in the Top 300 UK Charitable Foundations

Updated: 20/10/2014
Views: 1,924

Family Foundation Philanthropy report - 2008

Report on the giving of the largest charitable family foundations in the US, the UK and the rest of Europe 2008.

Updated: 18/11/2014
Views: 1,725