Previously, Matt worked as a special adviser for the Labour government between 2003 and 2010, in the Home Office, the Treasury, the Ministry of Defence and the Number 70 Policy Unit.
Breaking down broken Britain: Targeted solutions for the hardest to reach
Article first published online: 26 AUG 2011
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Public Policy Research
Volume 18, Issue 2, pages 67–72, June-August 2011
How to Cite
Cavanagh, M. (2011), Breaking down broken Britain: Targeted solutions for the hardest to reach. Public Policy Research, 18: 67–72. doi: 10.1111/j.1744-540X.2011.00644.x
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As England's riots bring ‘broken Britain’ back to headlines and policy papers, former special advisor Matt Cavanagh calls for progressive politicians to think creatively about targeted, long-term cross-departmental solutions that can overcome political point-scoring and bureaucratic limitations to address Britain's most complex and deeply rooted social problems.