Local economies and small firms: a view from the ground

Curran, James and Blackburn, Robert A. (1993) Local economies and small firms: a view from the ground. In: Chittenden, Francis , Robertson, Martyn and Watkins, David, (eds.) Small Firms: Recession and Recovery. London, U.K. : Paul Chapman. pp. 94-112. ISBN 185396249X

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Abstract

This Chapter provides and analysis of the activities of small firms in five different sectors and seven locations. It examines the extent to which it is relevant to talk about a 'local' economy in the sense of a coherent set of efconomic activities; the character of business relations; and trends in the increasing or decreasing importance of the 'local' in the UK.

Item Type: Book Section
Physical Location: This item is held in stock at Kingston University Library.
Research Area: Business and management studies
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Business and Law > Small Business Research Centre
Faculty of Business and Law
Depositing User: Robert Blackburn
Date Deposited: 21 Oct 2011 15:44
Last Modified: 21 Oct 2011 15:44
URI: http://eprints.kingston.ac.uk/id/eprint/21078

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