Local government in Scotland is greatly affected by the EU, with regulations and targets to implement that involve large compliance costs far outweighing any EU funding, writes Serafin Pazos-Vidal. He argues that the debate on the UK’s EU membership brings an opportunity for important EU reform to involve local government better in EU decisions both at national and European level.
|Place of Publication||Edinburgh|
|Edition||Article No 38|
|Media of output||Blog post|
|Publication status||Published - 28 Oct 2015|
- EU funding
- Local government