Alex Salmond: Scotland can afford independence
21 May 2013 Last updated at 22:39 BST
Scotland can "more than afford" to be a successful independent country, its first minister has said.
Alex Salmond was speaking as he launched a paper outlining the nation's key economic strengths.
He said the document offered a consolidated picture of the country's strong financial foundations, diverse economy, ingenuity and natural resources.
Brian Taylor reports.