Director of the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI)
He has written for a range of think tanks and journals. His recent writings include articles on the Coalition’s higher education reforms for the (2016), on access to schools and selective universities for (2014) and on the fifty-year history of student loans for (2013). He also wrote the authoritative account of being a special adviser for the (2014).
His recent research for HEPI includes papers on the Universities Superannuation Scheme, student funding in Wales and differential tuition fees.