Reema Patel argues that creating and renewing spaces for the cultivation of a common citizenship as well as for citizen deliberation is essential in response to the global legitimacy crisis that we are experiencing.
Programme Manager, Citizens' Economic Council
Reema Patel introduces two kinds of Budget - the 'u-turn' Budget, or the frozen Budget. Might there be a way forward through this impasse for a bigger, more collaborative conversation about economic questions?
The Citizens’ Economic Council programme has piloted models of engagement to enable citizens to ‘take back control’ over the economic decisions that affect their lives.
Economics has a democratic deficit for three key reasons. Reema Patel explores what they are, and what can be done about it.
26th October 2017
Today the RSA was represented on a panel by the Financial Times on LGBT inclusion in the workplace. Reema Patel and Tom Harrison reflect on what it means to be an ally and how allies can quell ebbing trust in the way we do ...
Our brand new animation argues we need to look beyond the ballot box to truly empower people. We call for a different way of thinking about both democracy and society.