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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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 (until 2017) > Small Business Research Centre
Faculty of Business and Law (until 2017)
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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