Tag Archives: policy

Just can’t get enough? (BEHAVE 2014 Blog Series, 4/4)

Ten years ago, Brook Lyndhurst commissioned MORI to survey a representative sample of 1,000 adults.  One of the things we asked back then was: “To what extent do you think it would fair or unfair for the government to charge a lower rate of VAT on energy efficient products and a higher rate of VAT [...]

What my taxi driver said about climate change, and why it matters

“It’s just a bunch of bad scientists who couldn’t get jobs, trying to come out with the most extreme stuff just to justify what they do.” This was part of a conversation I had with a Bristol taxi driver this morning. Taxi driver chats are becoming a favourite pastime of mine. They often top and tail discussion groups, [...]