Former Head of the Civil Service Lord Bob Kerslake will deliver a lecture on the role of the civic university which draws on the interim report of the Civic university […]

Event: The Role of the Civic University



Speech delivered at Glasgow City Council’s Brexit summit on 2nd October 2018 by Professor Sir Anton Muscatelli, Principal of the University of Glasgow.   Lord Provost, Cllr Aitken – thank you […]

No deal or blind deal – the economic consequences


Policy Scotland's Duncan Maclennan reflects on Brexit and British towns, in the light of the publication of the report New Powers, New Deals - Remaking British Towns After Brexit, a Policy Scotland report for the Carnegie Trust.

Blog: Talk of the Towns: the uneven impact of Brexit




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On Monday 10 September at 6pm Sir Martin Donnelly gave a lecture at the University of Glasgow: 'Britain after Brexit: the political and economic choices ahead'. The lecture was part of the Policy Scotland series of Brexit lectures.

Blog: Full text of lecture by Sir Martin Donnelly






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A new report 'Building a New life in Britain: The Skills, Experiences and Aspirations of Young Syrian Refugees' examines the skills, training needs, work aspirations, lived experiences, and ethical perspectives of young Syrian forced migrants as they attempt to rebuild their lives in three host countries: Lebanon, Greece, and the United Kingdom. 

Publication: Building a New Life in Britain: The Skills, Experiences ...









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Internationally recognised leading scholar Dr Adam Posen of the Peterson Institute in Washington will discuss the long run impact of tariff measures by the US Government on investment patterns, capital […]

Event: Trade War and the Post-American economy