The Scottish Research Society, under the Constitution, aims to collect relevant materials from sources inside and outside the public domain, with which to commission academic works on subjects related to the Scottish referendum on September 18th. From these sources, the Society will publicise views and informed opinion through media outlets, and through website and blog avenues.

To view any of the major topics researched and produced by academics, please CLICK HERE or select from the research tab above

Daily Media Round up 16th 1 sep

September 16, 2014 • Daily Media Round Up Sept 16th

Screen Shot 2014-09-15 at 13.48.28

The numbers don’t add up, World leading economist on Scottish independence #indyref

September 15, 2014 • The numbers just don’t add up. Professor Ronald MacDonald from the University of Glasgow...

The economic arguments against separation are overwhelming.

• SRS White Paper •

Screen Shot 2014-09-15 at 12.58.44

Are there not enough divisions in the world, Brian Wilson on Scottish independence...

September 15, 2014 • Are there not enough divisions in the world? Rt Hon Brian Wilson...

St Andrews day 11

Op-Ed: You can be a No voter and a proud Scot

September 15, 2014 • There is less than three days before the historic vote that will...


The SNP’s mask is slipping

September 15, 2014 • Jim Sillars has spilt the beans. The former deputy leader of the SNP...

Screen Shot 2014-09-15 at 14.06.11

Scotland should lead the UK not leave it, says Gordon Brown

September 15, 2014 • Why the future for Scotland should not be to leave the United Kingdom but to lead it. Gordon...

Uncertainties following a Yes vote would harm investment, confidence and economic performance

• SRS White Paper •

Screen Shot 2014-09-15 at 14.12.17

Legal consequences of Scottish independence #indyref

September 14, 2014 • Don’t let Salmond pull the wool over your eyes. Professor Adam Tomkins from the...