Projects 

 

Recent work has included the following:

 

 

 

 

 

Publications

 

All published by the Scottish Government (Scottish Executive / Scottish Office) unless otherwise stated

 

Pre-legislative Public Consultation on Financial Redress for Historical Child Abuse in Care: Analysis of responses (2020) (with S Anderson, D Griesbach, B Lancaster and J Waterton)

One Scotland: Hate Has No Home Here: Consultation on amending Scottish hate crime legislation: Analysis of responses (2019) (with D Griesbach and F Mackay)

A Deposit Return Scheme for Scotland: Analysis of responses (2019) (with D Griesbach, J Waterton and A Ross)

Consultation on Electoral Reform: Analysis of responses (2018) (with D Griesbach and J Waterton)

Consultation and Engagement on a Potential Compensation/Redress Scheme for Victims/Survivors of Abuse in Care: International perspectives – Descriptive summary (2018) (published by University of Stratchclyde / CELCIS)

Allotments – Further Guidance for Local Authorities (Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015 Part 9): Analysis of consultation responses (2018) (with S Campbell)

Consultation on a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA), Partial Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment (BRIA), and Preferred Policy Position on the Scottish Government’s Long-term Policy on Onshore Unconventional Oil and Gas in Scotland: Analysis of responses (2018) (with D Griesbach, J Waterton and M MacInnes)

Independent Review of Hate Crime Legislation in Scotland: Analysis of consultation responses (2018) (with D Griesbach)

Talking ‘Fracking’: A Consultation on Unconventional Oil and Gas: Analysis of responses (2017) (with D Griesbach and J Waterton)

Consultation on a Draft Referendum Bill: Analysis of responses (2017) (with D Griesbach and J Waterton)

Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation: Analysis of responses (2017) (with D Griesbach)

Consultation on a Draft Code of Practice for Stop and Search: Analysis of responses (2016) (with D Griesbach)

Consultation on Police Powers to Search Children and Young People for Alcohol: Analysis of responses (2016) (with D Griesbach)

Meeting Global Challenges and Making a Difference – Aligning our International Development Policy with the Global Goals: An analysis of responses (2016) (with D Griesbach and J Waterton)

Young Adults and E-Cigarettes: A qualitative exploration of awareness, experiences and attitudes (2016) (with D Griesbach)

Consultation on Proposals to Strengthen the Presumption Against Short Periods of Imprisonment: An analysis of responses (2016) (with J Waterton)

Consultation on the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974: An analysis of responses (2015) (with D Griesbach)

Consultation on Complaints Concerning Functions Relating to the Named Person and Child’s Plan: An analysis of responses (2015) (with D Griesbach)

Consultation on the National Directory of Interventions and Services for Offenders: Analysis of responses (2015) (with D Griesbach)

Analysis of Responses to the Consultation on Draft Statutory Guidance for Parts 4, 5 and 18 (Section 96) of the Chidren and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 (2015) (with D Griesbach, J Waterton and S Campbell)

Proposals for an Offence of Wilful Neglect or Ill-treatment in Health and Social Care Settings: Consultation analysis (2015) (with D Griesbach)

Proposals to Introduce a Statutory Duty of Candour for Health and Social Care Services: Consultation analysis (2015) (with D Griesbach)

Becoming a Good Food Nation: Analysis of consultation responses (2015) (with J Waterton)

Evaluation of the Community Reintegration Project (2015) (with S Anderson, S Noble and S Dowling)

Unrecognised and Under-reported: The impact of alcohol on people other than the drinker in Scotland (2013) (with A Hope, J Curran and J Bell) (published by Alcohol Focus Scotland)

Scotland Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 – Consultation on Stage 1 Proposals: An analysis of consultation responses (2013) (with D Griesbach and J Waterton)

Proposals for the Licensing of Air Weapons in Scotland: An analysis of consultation responses (2013) (with D Griesbach)

Shaping Scotland's Court Services: Analysis of consultation responses (2013) (with D Griesbach and J Waterton) (published by Scottish Court Service)

Demographic Change in Scotland (2010) (with SG colleagues)

Introduction of Solicitor Advocates in Scotland: Overview (2000)

Evaluation of the Debtors (Scotland) Act 1987: Study of individual creditors (1999) (with D Headrick)

Evaluation of the Debtors (Scotland) Act 1987: Study of commercial creditors (1999)

Evaluation of the Debtors (Scotland) Act 1987: Analysis of diligence statistics (1999) (with A Fleming)

Evaluation of the Debtors (Scotland) Act 1987: Survey of payment actions (1999) (with A Fleming)

Evaluation of the Debtors (Scotland) Act 1987: Overview (1999)

Writing for the CRU Series (1999) (with S Morris and A Millar)

Untying the Knot: Characteristics of divorce in Scotland (1993) (with S Morris and S Gibson)

The Use of Judicial Separation (1992)

Small Claims in the Sheriff Court in Scotland (1991) (with Jones et al)