DfE Challenges: thirty interviews
Approximately thirty interviews and discussions took places in Autumn 2020, with current and ex-civil servants, SpAds, academics, Think Tanks, ex-ministers and other experts who are regularly consulted by the DfE. Their concerns on the policy-making process are expressed with a mix of criticisms and concerns. The impossibility of the demands placed on the DfE’s are revealed. This is a 7 page recording of partially attributed quotes.