decentralisation

Publication date: 5 Aug 2015 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Theme: Britain & Finance | External authors: Travers, Professor Tony | JEL classification: H71, H72, H77 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review No. 233 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
Abstract: This article describes the centralised nature of the UK, briefly describes the changes now under way in Scotland and Wales and then analyses differences in output per head as between nations and regions. It then considers the scope for devolution, including fiscal devolution within...