Looking at the latest OECD pension report, which shows the UK pension as bottom of the table, one can’t help thinking about Better Together scaremongering.
Category: The Economy
If we are to win indyref2 we need a legion of canvassers armed with better answers to the big questions. Get informed about a Scottish currency now.
In this short video, Dr Craig Dalzell explains how an independent Scotland could be financed. Handy info to help counter the ‘too poor’ argument.
It is highly likely that we are about to see a Scottish income tax rise. Here we look at why this is necessary and what form the changes may take.
The Paradise Papers highlight just how many leading Brexiteers avoid paying taxes. Is it a coincidence that the EU was about to outlaw the practice?
If you want to end the corruption witnessed in the Paradise Papers, then we need a system that works for the many. You get that with Scottish independence
Dr Craig Dalzell, head of research at Common Weal, tells us about his report on the need for a Scottish Central Bank and the many forms it could take.
In this short video, winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, Joseph Stiglitz, argues that independence for Scotland makes more sense post Brexit
Dutch bank Rabobank have published a report into the economic impact of Brexit. All Brexit scenarios will make you thousands of pounds worse off.
I have had a reply to my FOI request on the withheld government report on Brexit’s impact on Scotland. Its existence can’t be confirmed or denied.
If you believe that trade is good for the economy, then there is no Brexit scenario being discussed that isn’t completely stupid.
Brexit will cause dramatic change for Business and many are extremely concerned about the potential damage. Here we summarise what’s at stake for Business.
According to the OECD, in 2018 UK growth is set to be decisively outperformed by most other major European countries and Brexit is to blame.
While GERS still shows Scotland has a large fiscal deficit within the UK, the figures show we are starting to move in the right direction.
Schrodinger’s Customs Union is a famous thought experiment in the world of politics. After decades of debate, the puzzle is finally close to being resolved.