Programmes

Introducing our programmes

Our understanding of the challenges faced by this generation is rooted in the accurate data which drives our research, ensuring that the solutions we propose are able to drive the most effective interventions. 

Our research reflects our belief that true prosperity is a combination of economic and social wellbeing, and is divided into the following programmes:

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The Country We Want To Be


Developing a vision for the United Kingdom after Brexit.

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Effective Government


Optimising the British civil service and public sector to meet the needs of society in the 21st century.

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Cultural Transformation


Helping our institutions make a greater contribution to the strength, integrity and health of society.

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Populism and Political Change


Examining public opinion and exploring how governments needs to change in order to provide more inclusive leadership.

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Economics of Prosperity


Helping the UK and other governments to promote competition and free trade.

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 Global People Movements


Understanding the flows of refugees, migrants and the victims of trafficking around the world.

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21st Century International Development


Examining the economic and social drivers of prosperity in developing nations.


The Legatum Institute would like to thank the Legatum Foundation for their sponsorship and for making these programmes possible


Economics of Prosperity

Economics of Prosperity focuses on the key economic drivers of future prosperity and long-term GDP growth. The programme is led by Shanker Singham, Director of Economic Policy and Prosperity Studies.

Economics of Prosperity

Economics of Prosperity focuses on the key economic drivers of future prosperity and long-term GDP growth. The programme is led by Shanker Singham, Director of Economic Policy and Prosperity Studies.