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Supporting Business and Enterprise - Taking forward our National Conversation

DescriptionThis National Conversation document describes options for new constitutional arrangements and how Scotland’s business competitiveness and sustainable economic growth could be improved.
Official Print Publication DateNovember 2009
Website Publication DateNovember 26, 2009


ISBN 978 0 7559 8154 0 (Web only publication)

This document is also available in pdf format (420k)

Gaelic language version PDF (873k)


Executive Summary
Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Scotland Today
Chapter 3 The Recommendations of the Commission on Scottish Devolution
Chapter 4: Enhancing and maximising devolution
Chapter 5 Independence
Chapter 6: Conclusions

List of Figures and Tables
Figure 1: Characteristics of Growth
Figure 2: Scotland's long-term GDP growth performance (1977-2007)
Table 1: Transport Taxation in Scotland 2007-08 (£million)