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Top earners' wages growing faster than for rest in Scotland

What we're reading #5

Coree Brown rounds up the latest blogs from the Constitution Unit, Democratic Audit, the Scottish Constitutional Futures Forum and more.

UK Government Scotland analysis: Science and research

Scotland wouldn’t be out of security loop - opinion piece

The Home Secretary is disingenuous to claim that an independent Scotland would be left out of the loop on our island’s security, writes Dr Andrew Neal

Re-Thinking Scotland’s Economy - event blog

Alex Stobart summarises his experience at the Re-Thinking Scotland’s Economy event, convened by SCVO as part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science Week.

Independence in Europe

Luis Moreno looks at how Scottish voters will be regarded as political innovators.

So Who is winning the Enthusiasm Race? The Visibility of the Two Campaigns on Social Media

Mark Shephard looks at how the campaigns are engaging with their supporters using social media.

Is being ‘Scottish’ a matter of birth, descent or residence?

If Scotland votes yes next year, then the Scots will have to decide who they are - who gets to be a Scottish citizen? And can they still be a British citizen too? And if so, does that mean London gets a say? Jo Shaw explains...

Future of the UK and Scotland programme - Research Fellow Vacancy