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The Scottish push towards local democracy carries potentialunintended costs

Cairney, Paul (2013) The Scottish push towards local democracy carries potentialunintended costs. Democratic Audit Blog (07 Oct 2013). Website.

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The prospect of independence for Scotland is being treated by campaigners as an opportunity to instigate meaningful political and constitutional reform, including a major devolution of powers to local and municipal Government. But, argues Professor Paul Cairney, while it isn’t clear what the respective roles of the different tiers of Government will be, there are unintended costs in upsetting an established constitutional order.

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Additional Information: © 2013 Democratic Audit UK; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > Democratic Audit Blog
Date Deposited: 23 Jan 2014 09:15
Last Modified: 19 Mar 2019 00:13

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