What Works Scotland, by Charlie Woods

Collaboration was probably the word most used by those that spoke at the launch of What Works Scotland (WWS) http://whatworksscotland.ac.uk/. WWS is an initiative led by the Universities of Edinburgh and Glasgow and funded by the Scottish Government and ESRC aimed at improving what has become known as the Scottish model of public service delivery. … Continue reading What Works Scotland, by Charlie Woods

Something in the air? by Charlie Woods

The recent EDAS (Economic Development Association Scotland) Conference took as it’s theme ‘Our economy - beyond the referendum: developing a route map for common ambition.” Amongst the speakers and the floor discussion there appeared to be a growing consensus that a fairer, more equal society (in terms of opportunity, ownership and outcome) is not only … Continue reading Something in the air? by Charlie Woods