BUSINESSES and policymakers need to accept that Brexit is going to go ahead and start to prepare properly for it, according to Graeme Roy, director of the Fraser of Allander Institute
at the University of Strathclyde.
Interestingly, Mr Henke doesn't appear to take any issue at all with the purpose of Mr Crawford's letter which was to set the record straight over a number of claims made BYTORY MPs and MSPs in recent weeks - namely an attempted cover-up of the fact that the UK Government has cut Scotland's day-to-day spending budget to the tune of more than PS200m, as estimated by Fraser of Allander Institute
When Nicola Sturgeon quotes economists at Strathclyde University's Fraser of Allander Institute
on the risk to Scottish jobs supported by EU trade, she neglects to mention that those self-same economists reckon that more than four times as many Scottish jobs rely on our trade with the rest of the UK.
Comments from the STUC and the Fraser of Allander Institute
showed that Derek Mackay has no real progressive plans to increase investment in public services or grow our economy.
Commenting on the findings of the 27th Oil and Gas survey, conducted by Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Fraser of Allander Institute
and KPMG, Deirdre Michie, Chief Executive of Oil & Gas UK, said: Its heartening to see another report indicating confidence is returning to the UK Continental Shelf a sentiment reinforcing the findings in our own Economic Report.
Because right now hundreds of teacher training places are unfilled, hospital waiting time targets are continually missed and the economy's growth is described as "fragile" by the director of the Fraser of Allander Institute
The survey, carried out in collaboration with the University of Strathclyde's Fraser of Allander Institute
, covered the period November 2016 to April 2017.
Conducted by the Fraser of Allander Institute
, the research showed that firms across Scotland are reporting a drop in exports, although the principal cause of declining growth appears to be the weakening oil price, with businesses surveyed in the North East reporting weaker performance across the quarterly report's indicators.
It is the first time the NECC has partnered with its Scottish counterparts to launch the survey, which has been conducted by the Fraser of Allander Institute
The Economic Commentary from the University of Strathclyde's Fraser of Allander Institute
, sponsored by PwC, also estimates the economy will grow by 2.
According to an impact assessment by Strathclyde University's Fraser of Allander Institute
, scrapping 800 BAE jobs would lead to a further 1,600 job losses in the supply chain across Scotland and cost the economy a total of [pounds sterling]195m.
Mr Ashcroft, policy director of the Fraser of Allander Institute
at Strathclyde University, added: "This is a great day for me.