Category Archives: Personalisation

“You can’t always get what you want…” – or can you?: Engaging offenders – an alternative approach to commissioning voluntary sector criminal justice services

On Thursday 13th October, Kevin Wong (Associate Director for Criminal Justice, Policy and Evaluation Research Unit, Manchester Metropolitan University) will be the speaker at the Academy for Social Justice Commissioning evening seminar at Manchester Metropolitan University. Drawing on research evidence … Continue reading

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Book Launch of Payment by Results and Social Impact Bonds: Outcome-based Payment Systems in the UK and US

Tuesday 12th June 2018 4.30pm – 6pm Manchester Metropolitan University Business School All Saints Campus Manchester M15 6BH Register Here! A new book, Payment by Results and Social Impact Bonds, jointly authored by experts from Manchester Metropolitan University, University of Southern California and … Continue reading

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Book release of Payment by Results and Social Impact Bonds in the UK and US

New Book Documents What We Know About Innovative Financing Models Governments on both sides of the Atlantic are attracted to financing models that encourage social innovation, but challenges persist around when and how to apply these outcomes-based models, and how … Continue reading

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Liz Kendall Roundtable

Personalising public services Academics met with Liz Kendall MP this week to discuss how personalisation might improve public services. The round-table event, led by Metropolis, Manchester Met’s thinktank, offered a chance for academics to engage directly with a leading policy … Continue reading

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