Tag Archives: Scotland

Open Letter to Jean–Claude Juncker

Dear Mr Juncker, I write to congratulate you on your appointment as President of the European Commission. I am nobody important, just a Scot, proud of Scotland and proud to be a citizen of the European Union. I wish to … Continue reading

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LSE Professor applauds streamlined government structure for independent Scotland

  By Russell Bruce We reported last month on the overblown Treasury estimates of the costs of setting up the additional departments an independent Scotland would require following Independence. In a report released on Sunday, Transitioning to a new Scottish … Continue reading

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What happened to the oil revenues?

By George Kerevan There was much fuss regarding a recent story in the pro-independence Sunday Herald. This revealed a confidential government paper from the 1970s by Professor Gavin McCrone, then Chief Economic Advisor at the Scottish Office. This draft green … Continue reading

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