The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast

Election podcast #6 with special guest Divergent Influencers

Episode Summary

Our sixth election podcast looks at some of the key policy issues that have arisen in the campaign this week – with a brief discussion on key points within the manifestos, including learning disabilities, child poverty, and some insights into what to look out for in the coming week. We were also joined by Divergent Influencers, a group of young people with experience in additional support needs.

Episode Notes


Adam McGeoch, FAI

Mairi Spowage, FAI

Emma Congreve, FAI

Divergent Influencers


(00:38) Economic data and analysis we’ve published this week

(07:12) Learning Disabilities in the parties' manifestos

(11:32) A discussion with Divergent Influencers

(22:01) Child poverty in the manifestos

(25:56) Upcoming analysis