Caroline is a partner of BPSR, which she set up with Dr Susan Purdon in 2009. BPSR is an independent research partnership specialising in policy evaluation and quantitative methods. Caroline’s work focuses particularly on policies around families and children and she has extensive experience in conducting evaluations and surveys in this area. Prior to setting up BPSR, Caroline spent 13 years at NatCen Social Research where she was latterly Co-Director of the Families and Children Research Group. Caroline is responsible, with colleague Susan Purdon, for leading the design of the Impact and Economic Evaluation, and analysis of data.