Jim Cuthbert is an economist and statistician who was formerly Scottish Office Chief Statistician. Margaret Cuthbert is also an economist and statistician who among other things lectured in econometrics at Glasgow University. Both are now retired and pursue research interests.
Treasury’s “union dividend” calculation deeply flawed
Treasury calculations of the financial 'advantage' to Scotland of staying in the UK are so flawed as to reveal a...
Scotland's future: the economy
This week, the SNP published their plan for an independent Scotland. Here, two of Scotland's leading economists give...