News

The Violence of Austerity: book launched

In The Violence of Austerity, Dr Victoria Cooper and Professor David Whyte, a Visiting Fellow at the Centre, bring together the voices of experts to show that rather than stimulating economic growth, austerity policies have led to a dismantling of the social systems that operated as a...

22 May 2017
Publication

Redefining criminality

This briefing by David Ellis and David Whyte is the second of two briefings the Centre has published on public attitudes to questionable conduct by the state, corporations and individuals.
By 
David Ellis and David Whyte
25 July 2016
News

What is corruption?

You can now listen to our Deputy Director Will McMahon and Professor David Whyte of the University of Liverpool talking about our recent...

31 May 2016
Comment

Far from squeaky clean

On the eve of a major international anti-corruption summit hosted by the British government, the prime minister, David Cameron, was caught...

By 
Dr David Ellis and Professor David Whyte
11 May 2016
News

Our research covered in the i newspaper

The Centre's latest briefing, on the revolving door between government and the private sector, is covered in this morning's i newspaper.

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3 May 2016
Publication

Redefining corruption

In this briefing, Dr David Ellis and Professor David Whyte reveal the results of a survey that finds widespread public disquiet at collusive relationships between government and big business.
By 
David Ellis and David Whyte
3 May 2016