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The Aberdeen City Region Deal – more SNP grievance-mongering

If you’ve been isolated from all news for the last year or more, let me tell you the UK’s offshore oil and gas industry has been going through a rough patch. Very rough. Part of the response has been the … Continue reading

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A month of nationalist moans

In a blog post on 18 June I wrote about The grievance monkeys of the SNP. The theme was a simple one, that inherent to nationalism in general and Scotland in particular is the idea that the country is constantly … Continue reading

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A curious document – the Scottish government’s economic strategy

The Scottish government launched a new economic strategy earlier this month, although for all the coverage it’s had in the media the phrase ‘slipped out’ might be more appropriate. I’m still waiting for a serious review by economists and business … Continue reading

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