General Election 2017

Welcome to our dedicated General Election 2017 pages, where you’ll find all of our research briefings, blogs and podcasts covering areas of interest in the run-up to the election. 

We are grateful to the Nuffield Foundation for funding most of this work as part of its mission to ensure public debate in the run-up to the General Election is informed by independent and rigorous evidence. For more information go to





General Election 2017: NIESR chart pack of the UK’s economic performance across elections since 1992