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Policy discussion papers

Update: July 2019 - We recently updated the links to our publications and templates, which are free to download and share. When sharing our materials we recommend linking through to the webpages hosting them (such as this page), instead of linking to individual documents as this means that the most up-to-date versions can easily be accessed.

Acas Policy Discussion Papers are written by the Acas strategy unit with the aim of stimulating discussion and debate about key employment relations issues. The views expressed are those of the author and not the Acas council.

Read our latest policy papers:

New paper uses key insights from Acas research to argue for a new approach to the management of workplace conflict

pdf icon Fairness, justice and capability - repositioning conflict management [258kb]

Acas report reveals that two thirds of UK workers have felt stressed or anxious about work

pdf icon Stress and anxiety at work: personal or cultural? [324kb]

You can also find shorter features on employment relations issues in the archive Employment Relations Matters section and more recent articles in Employment Relations Comment.

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All of our discussion papers are available to download below in PDF format: