October Nowcasts of the Scottish economy

Grant Allan & Stuart McIntyre, Fraser of Allander Institute, Department of Economics, University of Strathclyde This post also appears on our Nowcasting blog: www.nowcastingscotland.com Slightly later than usual, we are releasing the latest results from our Nowcasting of the Scottish economy. These results relate to Q2 and Q3 of 2016. …

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September 2016 Nowcasts of the Scottish Economy

Grant Allan & Stuart McIntyre, Fraser of Allander Institute, Department of Economics, University of Strathclyde This post also appears on our Nowcasting blog: http://www.nowcastingscotland.com We have crunched the numbers on the data on the performance of the different components of the UK and Scottish economies released during August, and we’re got …

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FM’s economy announcement – some comments

Today the First Minister announced welcome measures to try to stimulate the Scottish economy in the aftermath of the Brexit vote. The major element announced today is a package of £100m to be spent on capital projects this financial year – as we called for in our Special Issue Fraser …

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August 2016 Nowcasts of the Scottish economy

Grant Allan & Stuart McIntyre, Fraser of Allander Institute, Department of Economics, University of Strathclyde This post also appears on our Nowcasting blog: www.nowcastingscotland.com Following the release of the Fraser Commentary last week, today we release the results of our latest nowcasts of the Scottish economy. These are the first …

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Fraser of Allander Business Survey: First Reactions to EU Referendum Outcome

Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde To help obtain a picture of how businesses are reacting to the decision to leave the EU, we undertook a survey of Scottish companies to gauge their initial assessment of what the outcome means for them and their future plans. The survey was …

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