Friend or Foe: Lobbying in British democracy (Jan 2007)
Dr Phil Parvin
ISBN 978 0900432 63 7
available free via download
The Hansard Society's report, Friend or Foe? Lobbying in British Democracy, published earlier this year, revealed that 62% of MPs claim that they are more persuaded by arguments put forward by charities and interest groups than businesses.
This report was kindly supported by Ellwood and Atfield.