With the May 2016 Holyrood election approaching, and the opinion polls pointing towards a third consecutive Scottish National Party (SNP) government, now is a good time to reflect on the imprint which the party has left on Scotland. This special issue of Scottish Affairs does just that, by looking at the SNP’s record in government since 2007.
The journal considers the following questions:
How has the SNP approached government?
What have the SNP’s priorities been in government?
How successful has the SNP been in government?
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‘The Economy and the Constitution under the SNP, 2007–2016’ by Daniel Kenealy