In the Times today, Gers report: Borrowing figures show the value of this fiscal union by Jim Gallagher.
Who is Gallagher and why does he think the UK is such a good thing?
He’s the main researcher at Gordon Brown’s Our Scottish Future thunk tank and a member of the Scotland in Union Board. He’s a Companion of the Order of the Bath.
And NO, he’s not a real professor, just an honorary one based on experience as a senior civil servant.
A real professor, Richard Murphy, can tell you why GERS are crap and why Scotland would be better off independent: