Lord Smith has been tasked with convening cross-party talks to produce, by 30 November 2014, Heads of Agreement with recommendations for further devolution of powers to strengthen the Scottish Parliament within the UK.
Academics from The Future of the UK and Scotland programme offer some preliminary observations on the referendum and its aftermath.Read More
Building a Fairer Scotland
What new powers does Scotland need? We'd like to hear your views on the report.Read More
What next for Scotland?
Did you miss the event? YouTube, presentations and transcripts are now on our site.Read More
Devolution: Beyond Welfare and Tax
Half day event on Tuesday, 28 October. We invite senior charity stakeholders to discuss responses to the Smith Commission and the opportunities for further devolution in Scotland.Read More
29th October 2014
Academics from The Future of the UK and Scotland programme offer some preliminary observations on the referendum and its aftermath.
28th October 2014
Paul Cairney states that The Smith process should not just be a means to devolve greater powers. Rather, it should consider how to make sure that, with greater responsibility, comes greater democratic accountability.
27th October 2014
Craig McAngus discusses how Scottish Labour’s new leader has a formidable challenge of rebuilding the party’s image in Scotland.
25th October 2014
What new powers does Scotland need to achieve a fairer society?
20th October 2014
Sionaidh Douglas-Scott, Oxford University, looks at the impact on the devolved regions, especially on Scotland, of a UK exit from the EU.