FAI Economic Commentary 2023Q4
The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast
by Mairi Spowage, Hannah Randolph
3w ago
Participants: Dr Hannah Randolph, Associate Economist, Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde Professor Mairi Spowage, Director, Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde Timestamps: (00:30) The state of the Scottish economy (03:20) Scotland's pandemic recovery (07:40) Last thoughts on the Scottish Budget (09:50) Future fiscal events and funding decisions ..read more
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2023 in review
The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast
by Hannah Randolph, Mairi Spowage, Joao Sousa
2M ago
Participants: Dr Hannah Randolph, Associate Economist, Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde Professor Mairi Spowage, Director, Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde João Sousa, Deputy Director, Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde Timestamps: (00:30) Challenges in economic forecasting; growth in 2023 (04:55) Uncertainty in measuring the economy (06:50) The Labour Force Survey and labour force estimates (11:45) 25 years of the Scottish Business Monitor (15:50) Income tax analysis (22:00) Upcoming research: Centre for Inclusive Trade Poli ..read more
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Scotland's Budget Report 2023
The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast
by Hannah Randolph, Mairi Spowage, João Sousa
2M ago
Participants: Dr Hannah Randolph, Economist, Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde Professor Mairi Spowage, Director, Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde João Sousa, Deputy Director, Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde Timestamps: (00:25) The challenging backdrop to the Scottish Budget (05:28)  The impact of the Autumn Statement on the Scottish Budget (08:33) Spending commitments from the Scottish Government since the Medium-Term Financial Strategy (13:55) Options for reforming Scottish Income Tax (22:51) The Scottish Government ..read more
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Autumn Statement reaction
The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast
by Joao Sousa, Mairi Spowage
3M ago
Participants: João Sousa, Deputy Director, Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde Professor Mairi Spowage, Director, Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde Timestamps: (00:28) Economic forecasts for growth and inflation (03:03) Fiscal drag and its consequences (06:50) National Insurance cuts (08:45) Spending settlements for departments and devolved administrations remain tight - are they realistic? (13:03) Consequences for Scotland (17:17) What does this mean in the context of a looming general election ..read more
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What to expect in the upcoming Autumn Statement
The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast
by Fraser of Allander Institute
3M ago
Chair Kate Milne, Assistant Economist Guests João Sousa, Deputy Director Timestamps (00:21) What can we expect from the budget next week? (02:13) Could recent GDP revisions lead to looser fiscal policy? (04:46) How might households and businesses be affected? (06:49) What could the Chancellor do to spur on investment? (10:28) How do things look for the Scottish economy?         ..read more
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Podcast: Data on people with learning disabilities
The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast
by Hannah Randolph, David Jack, Chirsty McFadyen
9M ago
Chair: Hannah Randolph, Associate Economist, Fraser of Allander Institute Guests: David Jack, Economic Fellow, Fraser of Allander Institute Chirsty McFadyen, Associate Economist, Fraser of Allander Institute Timestamps: (00:25) Previous work on learning disabilities (01:45) Data on people with learning disabilities (11:15) Recommendations for data collection and use  (20:15) Looking ahead - more on data  (27:05) Looking ahead - qualitative work    ..read more
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Weekly update - An economic update and discussion of the SBM
The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast
by Ben Cooper, Adam McGeoch
10M ago
Chair Ben Cooper, Associate Economist Guests Adam McGeoch, Fellow Economist  Timestamps (00:30) A general economic update  (07:50) Are we heading for a recession?  (10:54) Are businesses feeling more optimistic?  (14:09)  What are the main issues concerning firms right now?    ..read more
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Weekly update - Emma and Jack discuss GDP, IMF forecast and the road ahead for the new FM
The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast
by Emma Congreve, Jack Williamson
11M ago
Timestamps (00:24) Latest GDP data from the ONS (02:30) IMF forecast of UK economy in 2023 (05:08) UK Statistical Authority weighs in on proper use of data  (07:48) What have we seen so far from the FM (09:37) The road ahead for Humza Yousaf  ..read more
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UK Budget Review
The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast
by Fraser of Allander Institute
1y ago
Chair: Calum Fox, Economist, The Fraser of Allander Institute. Guest: Mairi Spowage, Director, Fraser of Allander Institute. Time Stamps: (00:48) The OBR's GDP forecast. (02:52) The OBR's inflation forecast. (O4:22) The UK's public finances. (07:31) What is the UK budget and why is it important? (09:36) What additional funding does the Chancellor's announcements generate? (11:15) Changes to childcare support. (14:41) The Energy Bills Support Scheme. (17:55) Disability Payment reforms. (20:15) Changes to alcohol duty ..read more
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Weekly Update from Director Mairi Spowage
The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast
by Kate Milne, Mairi Spowage
1y ago
Timestamps: (00:25) Latest GDP figures (03:00) Energy prices (05:40) Energy Support Scheme (07:45) Looking ahead - the Scottish Business Monitor 100th Quarter and export activity  (11:00) Productivity and the four-day working week (13:05) Scottish Leadership Contest and policy ..read more
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