Articles & Contributions from Members & Partners


Grab opportunities in this Century of Asia

Friends of the Scotsman – 16th November 2016 We must prepare Scotland’s young people to become captains of enterprise, says Roddy Gow.   Scotland’s people have, historically, been our greatest asset, making a significant impact both within the UK and abroad. The impact made overseas by Scots has been remarkable given our small population. The…


A Letter From Stirling

The University of Stirling has enjoyed strong links with Japan for over 40 years. This has included successful student exchanges, joint research initiatives, encouraging our English language students to celebrate the culture of Japan, and the provision of Japanese lessons to students and the local community The University has active exchange agreements with a number…


The Legatum Institute – Prosperity Index 2016

The 2016 Legatum Prosperity Index™ finds that New Zealand‘s unrivaled ability to turn its wealth into prosperity has put the country in 1st position in this 10th edition of the Index. “GDP measures everything, except that which makes life worthwhile” —Sen. Robert Kennedy As a measurement of prosperity, the Legatum Prosperity Index™ ( is unique. It…

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