Westminster Bridge at Nuffield College
Nuffield has long had a role and a voice in contemporary political debates, making possible meaningful relationships with politicians, policy-makers, and journalists.
The Centre’s Westminster Bridge activity builds on this link with the aim to better communicate social science findings and insights to politicians and policy-makers.
We are developing new ways of disseminating political science research on contemporary political problems, as well as continuing our extensive engagement of research for non-academic audiences via mainstream national media.
Professor Jane Green, Nuffield Politics Research Centre’s Director, is an Election Analyst for ITV News, for which she provided live analysis on the 2015 British general election, the 2016 EU referendum, the 2016 US presidential election, the 2017 British general election, and the 2019 British general election.
Below: Watch our Director Jane Green explain British politics for the Financial Times, from the Nuffield quad.
31 Jan 20 Brexit live, ITV
12 Dec 19 Election night, ITV
01 Dec 19 Gender and vote choice, News at Ten, ITV
26 Nov 19 Video on Volatile Voter and Electoral Shocks, ITV
18 Nov 19 The Brexit disrupters: beyond left and right, Financial Times
14 Nov 19 Interview, News at Ten, ITV
06 Nov 19 Interview on the Remain Alliance, News at Ten, ITV
Nov 19 Interview on young people, turnout, age and vote choice, News at Ten, ITV
05 Nov 19 Interview on upcoming elections, BBC Radio 4 Today
07 Nov 19 Calling Peston, ITN Radio
08 Oct 19 Interview on Volatile Voter and Electoral Shocks, BBC Radio 4
08 Oct 19 Interview on Volatile Voter and Electoral Shocks, BBC Politics Live
08 Oct 19 Interview on Volatile Voter and Electoral Shocks with Gary Gibbon, Channel 4 News
16 Sep 19 "Escaping the past", BBC Start the Week, BBC 4
Aug 19 Today's Today, BBC Sounds
26 May 19 European Parliament elections, BBC Radio 4
23 May 19 Studio live interview on European Parliament elections, News at Ten, ITV
17 May 19 Interview on Trust in institutions and evidence during Tri-Nuffield conference
14 May 19 Women, Brexit and party choice, Woman’s Hour, BBC Radio 4
12 Apr 19 European Parliament elections, World at One, BBC Radio 4
20 Mar 19 Salisbury Conversations, BBC Sounds
15 Jan 19 News at Ten, ITV
Sep 18 BBC Radio World at One, BBC Radio 4
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27 May 20 Mention in the article British Prime Minister Boris Johnson stands by his rule-bending strategist as lawmakers cry foul, The Washington Post
25 May 20 Mention in the article Boris Johnson can’t afford to squander trust by protecting Dominic Cummings, Financial Times
20 Jan 20 Electoral shocks: the Volatile Voter in a Turbulent World, Book review, Financial Times
03 Dec 19 Interview on electoral volatility, Wall Street Journal
08 Oct 19 Interviews on Volatile voter and Electoral Shocks, Times Red Box and Times Newspaper
07 Jun 19 Peterborough's by-elections analysis, ITV news
28 Jan 20 What do the results of the British general election mean for Labour and the left?, "Politics in Crisis" Series, LSE
24 Jan 20 How far was the December 2019 UK general election really about Brexit, Seminar series ''The European Union: Politics and Power in the Brussels System", European Institute, LSE
17 May 19 Trust in institutions and evidence, Tri-Nuffield Conference, Summary available here (page 8)
24 Mar 19 Professor Jane Green, Keynote speaker, RAP Symposium, Democracy, Governance and Inclusive Growth