Smith, E., Macintosh, A. & Whyte, A. (2005). Organised use of e-democracy tools for young people. In Wimmer, M., Scholl, H., Grönlund, Å. & Anderson, K. (Eds.). Electronic Government: Communications of the Fifth International EGOV Conference 2006, 260-267. ISBN 978-3-540-37686-6
This paper concerns use of an online policy debating forum: part of a suite of e-democracy tools for a local youth parliament. These e-democracy tools have been used and devel...
Jaworski, P. M. (2016). Brexit the verdict. Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Diplomatist. 4(7). ISSN 2349-557X
The author is Editor of the special issue.
Cruickshank, P. & Ryan, B. (2014). The Communities of Practice model for understanding digital engagement by hyperlocal elected representatives. In Tambouris, E., Janssen, M. & Wimmer, M. A. (Eds.). Electronic Government and Electronic Participation, 11-18. IOS Press. doi:10.3233/978-1-61499-570-8-11. ISBN 978-1-61499-569-2
There has been much research into citizens’ engagement with their representatives. This paper offers an approach to understanding sustained take-up of internet technologies by...
Jaworski, P. M. (2014). The best currency for an independent Scotland would be Norway’s kronor. New Statesman.. ISSN 1364-7431
If Scotland votes for independence, it will create a completely different
economic context for the two new countries that emerge.
Jaworski, P. M. (2014). The best currency for an independent Scotland would be Norway’s krone. The Conversation.
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Jaworski, P. M. (2014). Scottish Independence, 'YES' or 'NO' From the 'NO' Side Scotland is Better Together with the United Kingdom. Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Diplomatist.. ISSN 2349-557X
PERSPECTIVE If the people of Scotland favour independence, the split will create high level of uncertainty, and this component of risk will be extremely difficult to deal with...
Jaworski, P. M. (2014). Why independence might force finance giants to leave Scotland. The Conversation.
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Cruickshank, P., Ryan, B. & Smith, C. F. (2013). 'Hyperlocal e-democracy'? The experience of Scotland's Community Councils. In Parycek, P. & Edelmann, N. (Eds.). CeDEM14 Proceedings, 73-84. Edition Donau-Universität Krems. ISBN 978-3-902505-35-4
This paper is motivated by the need to understand the reality of the use of the now well-established opportunities offered by the internet to engage with citizens. Building on...
Cruickshank, P., Ryan, B. & Smith, C. F. (2013). Disconnected Democracy? A Survey Of Scottish Community Councils’ Online Presences. Scottish Affairs. 23, 486-507. doi:10.3366/scot.2014.0045. ISSN 0966-0356
Community Councils are the bottom rung of Scotland’s democracy ladder, having few – but highly significant – statutory consultative duties (especially with regard to planning)...
Walker, S., Masson, R., Telford, R. & White, D. (2007). Benchmarking in National Health Service Procurement in Scotland. doi:10.1258/095148407782219030
The paper reports the results of a study on benchmarking activities undertaken by the procurement organization within the National Health Service (NHS) in Scotland, namely Nat...
Brown, R., McQuaid, R. W. & Newlands, D. (2006). Letter from Edinburgh - governance, economic performance and economic disparities in Scotland
John Smith, when Leader of the Labour Party, said that devolution was “the settled will of the Scottish people”. However, far from quelling debates about governance – and par...
Baird, A. (2005). Maritime policy in Scotland. Maritime policy & management. 32, 383-401. doi:10.1080/03088830500300404. ISSN 1464-5254
This paper begins by defining the meaning of the term `maritime policy'. Since devolution in the UK, the opening of the new Scottish parliament in 1998 and the creation of the...
Winetrobe, B. (2005). A partnership of the Parliaments? Scottish law-making under the Sewel Convention at Westminster and Holyrood. In Hazell, R. & Rawlings, R. (Eds.). Devolution, Law Making and the Constitution, 39-70. Imprint Academic. ISBN 1845400372
Smith, C. F. & Webster, C. W. R. (2004). Members of the Scottish Parliament on the net. Information Polity. 9, 67-80. ISSN 1570-1255
Winetrobe, B. (2003). Scottish devolution: aspirations and reality in multi-layer governance. In Jowell, J. L. & Oliver, D. (Eds.). The Changing Constitution, 173-194. Oxford University Press. ISBN 199264392