To what extent can we say that devolution has been a success?
There is growing international interest in how to develop more strategic forms of government. In this research I show how the Scottish Government developed a form of Strategic State.
Brexit poses a particular challenge to Scottish universities given the particular importance of EU funding, EU students and EU staff.
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Find out about our new bursary to study the Scottish Approach to Public Services.
In ongoing research I am exploring the extent to which the ‘Scottish Approach to Policy-Making’ has led to significant change in practice. In doing so I hope to highlight some key lessons for future development.