Hugh Bochel visits University of Malta

Hugh Bochel visited the University of Malta from 30 April to 3 May, including to give two talks on Brexit. The visit was facilitated by Dr Jean Claude...

Article published on the scrutiny of legislation

‘Evidence-informed or Value-based? Exploring the Scrutiny of Legislation in the UK Parliament’, in the Journal of Legislative Studies, by Phil Begley, Catherine Bochel, Hugh Bochel, Andrew Defty, Jan...

Hugh Bochel participates in round table on SDG 16

Hugh Bochel participated in an academic round table, ‘Towards better data for Sustainable Development Goal 16: how to measure parliamentary effectiveness’, hosted by the Commonwealth Partnership for Democracy/Westminster...

ParliLinc submissions to House of Commons Liaison inquiry into select committees

A number of members of ParliLinc have each submitted evidence to the House of Commons Liaison Committee inquiry into the effectiveness and influence of the select committee system:...

Masters students visit Scottish Parliament

On 7 March 2019, Mark Bennister took two students from the MA module Comparative Legislatures to visit the Scottish Parliament. They were able to attend First Minister’s Questions,...

Article on policy success and failure published

‘Assessing Policy Success and Failure: Targets, Aims and Processes’, in Policy Studies, by Phil Begley, Catherine Bochel, Hugh Bochel, Andrew Defty, Jan Gordon, Kaisa Hinkkainen, Ben Kisby, Steve...

Catherine Bochel has article published on outcomes and petitions systems

Catherine Bochel has had an article on petitions systems published in Parliamentary Affairs. The use of formal petitions systems has become increasingly widespread in the UK. The systems...

Sam Shave – In Our Time

Sam Shave appeared on Radio 4’s In Our Time on 20 December 2019, discussing the poor laws.

ParliLinc staff participate in workshop on academic fellows in parliaments

Mark Bennister, Catherine Bochel and Hugh Bochel participated in a workshop, ‘Academic Fellows in Parliament: Impact, Lessons and Challenges’, held at the House of Commons on 16 November...

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