Funding Research: a case for reform and mediation

The 2018/19 research budget, of almost £100 million, is broken down by source and destination. Little is shown to be of relevance to policy makers and what exists is hard to identify, access and navigate. There is a need for better coordination; stronger demand signals; synthesis and mediation. This is a heavily data based 65 page ppt with high levels of original research completed in March 2021.