It all depends on your perspective: economic perceptions and the demography of voting in the Scottish independence referendum

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Abstract

Despite the best efforts of professional economists to lay out what the implications of a Yes or No vote might be, in practice voters were faced in the referendum with a choice between two uncertain futures. Nobody could be entirely sure what the economic consequences of independence or remaining in the Union might be. This article discusses the voting demography in the Scottish independence referendum.
LanguageEnglish
Pages147-152
Number of pages6
JournalFraser of Allander Economic Commentary
Volume38
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 12 Nov 2014

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Keywords

  • Scottish independence referendum
  • voting demography
  • Scottish society
  • yes campaign
  • no votes

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