The future of the left since 1884

Our projects

We carry out major commissions of inquiry as well as smaller research, editorial and events projects. We also host the Changing Work Centre, a joint research initiative with the trade union Community.

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Poverty and social security: where next?

What should a future government do to mend social security and tackle poverty in the decade ahead?

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Workers and Technology

A two year Commission on Workers and Technology chaired by Yvette Cooper MP is examining British workers' hopes and fears for automation over the next decade.

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The Changing Work Centre

The Changing Work Centre - established by the Fabian Society and the trade union Community - explores progressive ideas for the modern world of work.

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Public Finance Choices for the Left

This project, in partnership with ICAEW, explored the public finance choices facing a future Labour government.

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The Bach commission on access to justice

The Commission proposed a new right to justice as a fundamental and enforceable public entitlement

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Labour in rural England and Wales

For Labour to win a majority in a general election it must make significant gains in rural and semi-rural constituencies yet it is out of touch with rural concerns.

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Previous projects

Find out more about the society's previous projects.

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Fabian membership

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You’ll receive the quarterly Fabian Review and at least four reports or pamphlets each year sent to your door

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