The financial industry is a pervading element in most of our lives - we write cheques, borrow money, purchase pensions, insure our cars, etc. In addition, the role it plays in channelling investment funds from savers to borrowers is crucial to the efficient functioning of the economy.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Quarterly Economic Commentary|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 2001|
- financial services
- Scottish public finance
- Scottish economy