Economic Impacts of Covid-19 in the South of Scotland: Emerging Evidence and Future Prospects

By David Clelland, Research Associate, School of Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Glasgow While the Covid-19 pandemic is first and foremost a public health crisis, attention has increasingly turned to the associated economic costs arising from the pandemic itself and the responses to it, both immediately and in the longer term. While a range of indicators have…

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The July ‘mini-budget’ – Engineering the economic recovery from COVID-19

Professor Sir Anton Muscatelli, Principal and Vice-Chancellor, University of Glasgow, and member of the Scottish Government’s Advisory Group on Economic Recovery This Wednesday will see the Chancellor of the Exchequer outline his economic statement. It will set out the measures which the UK Government believes are needed to drive an economic recovery from the economic…