Title:A New Elite? Politicians and Civil Servants in Scotland after Devolution Author(s):KEATING, Michael; CAIRNEY, PaulDate:2006Citation:
- Parliamentary Affairs, 2006, 59, 1, 43-59
Type:ArticleAbstract:One aim of devolution in Scotland was to create a political class more representative of the country as a whole. In practice devolution has accelerated trends towards a professional background in Scottish representatives. ...
Title:Does Devolution Make a Difference? Legislative Output and Policy Divergence in Scotland Author(s):KEATING, Michael; STEVENSON, Linda; CAIRNEY, Paul; TAYLOR, KatherineDate:2003Citation:
- Journal of Legislative Studies, 2003, 9, 3, 110-139
Type:ArticleAbstract:Devolution provides large scope for Scotland to make its own policy. Primary legislation is onemeasure of this. Scottish legislation before devolution tended to replicate measures for the rest of the United Kingdom, with ...