Reading Time: 6 minutes A look at how the Parliament and Government/Executive have approached climate change and the oil industry.
Reading Time: 5 minutes This blog looks at the most recent economic facts and figures for Scotland’s brewing and distilling sectors. A key trend has been the uplift in employment.
Reading Time: 5 minutes On 4 November 2019, the Scottish and Irish Governments announced “a joint bilateral review to look at how the countries can work together over the next five years.” This blog looks at the details of the announcement and provides a snapshot of the links that already exist between the two countries.
Reading Time: 4 minutes This guest blog by SPICe Academic Fellow Filippo Fontanelli examines the wave of tariff increases on EU imports ordered by the United States Government in October 2019.
Reading Time: 5 minutes This blog looks at plans to deliver superfast broadband to every premises in Scotland by 2021, under the R100 programme.
Reading Time: 5 minutes This guest blog examines the notion and function of freeports in relation to Brexit.
Reading Time: 5 minutes This blog explores how SPICe use Scottish input-output models for queries about economic output growth.
Reading Time: 4 minutes A look at trends in takeaway outlets in Scotland by constituency and local authority.
Reading Time: 5 minutes The national tourism strategy is nearing its end in 2020, making now an apt time to look at the fortunes of the sector. This blog looks at current trends and government spend in the tourism sector.
Reading Time: 4 minutes A look at the latest Regional Trade Statistics from HMRC.