Posts by Robin McAlpine

Robin McAlpine, director of the Common Weal

Independent Scotland is an economic opportunity for the north of England

Shared economic interests mean Scottish independence could enhance not threaten the north’s economy. This must be part of the independence debate There is a widely taken-for-granted assumption that independence for Scotland would be broadly bad for the economic interests of the north of England. In fact, it is an assumption made so readily and which is so rarely challenged that … Continue reading

26 May 2017 by Robin McAlpine
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