Lecture by Professor Jim Gallagher one year on from the Independence Referendum in which he argues that it’s time for an act of “constitutional generosity”.
Reflection on language on the first anniversary of the 2014 Referendum on Scottish Independence.
How social media play a role in broadening the conversation during the 2014 independence referendum.
Review of Reform Scotland‘s contribution to the local tax debate.
Professor Adam Tomkins on the debate over English votes for English laws (EVEL).
By Kenneth Gibb, Policy Scotland, Professor of Housing Economics at University of Glasgow. When the council tax was first introduced in 1993, it was viewed as a politically clever fix after the catastrophe of the poll tax. It combined the palatable parts of a tax on property with personal discounts and limited exemptions for certain…
An inter-institutional, publicly engaged symposium focused on cultural responses to the Independence referendum.
A written submission from Policy Scotland to the Commission on Local Tax Reform.
Official presentation of the Commission on Housing and Wellbeing: A Blueprint for Scotland’s Future.
Dr David Webster, University of Glasgow This seminar will present a critical analysis of the UK system of benefit ‘sanctions’. These are financial penalties imposed by officials on claimants of Jobseekers Allowance (JSA), Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) and lone parent benefits for alleged ‘failures’ in retaining, looking for or preparing for employment. They currently…