Institute for Public Policy Research

Institute for Public Policy Research
Type Progressive think tank
Headquarters 14 Buckingham Street, WC2N 6DF
Tom Kibasi

The Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) is a leftwing[1] thinktank based in London in the UK. It was founded in 1988 and is an independent registered charity.[2] IPPR has offices in Newcastle, Manchester, and Edinburgh.[3][4] Funding comes from trust and foundation grants, government support, and individual donors.[5] The founding director was James Cornford.[6] The current director (from April 2016) is Tom Kibasi.[7] IPPR publishes Juncture, a quarterly journal.

IPPR publishes more than 50 reports each year.[8] IPPR's research and policy work is focused around:


  1. "List of thinktanks in the UK". the Guardian. 2013-09-30. Retrieved 2016-05-19.
  2. "About IPPR". Retrieved 2016-01-25.
  3. "IPPR North". Retrieved 2016-05-05.
  4. "IPPR Scotland". Retrieved 2016-05-05.
  5. "How we are funded". Retrieved 2016-05-05.
  6. Andrew Denham and Mark Garnett (2006) 'What works'? British think tanks and the 'end of ideology', The Political Quarterly 77(2), pp. 156-165
  7. "IPPR appoints new Director". Retrieved 2016-01-25.
  8. "Our Work". Retrieved 2016-05-05.

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