UK Pension Reforms: Policy enactment (2006-2010)

This dataset contains video content created and documents collected by the Institute for Policy Research at the University of Bath for the research project ‘Pension Reforms in the UK’, funded by the National Employment Savings Trust (Nest) Insight.

The videos in this collection relate primarily to pension policies enacted between 2006 and 2010 drawing from the recommendations of the Turner Pensions Commission.

pension reforms, politics, Turner Pensions Commission, interest groups, behavioural economics, policy change, policy success, automatic enrolment, NEST, basic state pension, Labour party, political actors, consensus-building
Political science and international studies
Social policy

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Cite the collection as:
Pearce, N., Massala, T., 2020. Data from UK Pension Reforms (1997-2015). Bath: University of Bath Research Data Archive. Available from:

Cite this dataset as:
Pearce, N., Massala, T., 2020. UK Pension Reforms: Policy enactment (2006-2010). Bath: University of Bath Research Data Archive.


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Policy enactment … Documents.xlsx
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Key documents in chronological order showing what and how Pensions Commission’s recommendations were taken forward and supported after the Pensions Commission, along with some critical moments of policy enactment.


Nick Pearce
University of Bath


University of Bath
Rights Holder


Collection date(s):

From 18 March 2019 to 30 June 2019

Temporal coverage:

From 2006 to 2010

Geographical coverage:

United Kingdom


Nest Insight

UK Pension Reforms (1997-2015): Elite and Expert Interviews

Pensions Reform in the UK (NEST)

Publication details

Publication date: 31 December 2020
by: University of Bath

Version: 1

URL for this record:

Related papers and books

Pearce, N., and Massala, T., 2020. Pension Reforms in the UK: 1997 to 2015. London: Nest Insight. Available from:

Contact information

Please contact the Research Data Service in the first instance for all matters concerning this item.

Contact person: Thomais Massala


Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
Politics, Languages and International Studies
Social & Policy Sciences

Research Centres & Institutes
Institute for Policy Research (IPR)