Posts by Tim Vorley

Tim Vorley, Associate Fellow of SPERI and Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship, Sheffield University Management School

The (in)significance of home-based business

The entrepreneurial challenge is really one of economic organisation, of fostering high-growth firms An Englishman’s home is renowned as his castle.  However, the Government’s Small Business Survey published recently again shows the growing number of home-based businesses.   While such businesses have been referred to as ‘invisible businesses’, of the c.4.5million enterprises in the UK it is estimated that today up … Continue reading

28 April 2015 by Tim Vorley
Categories: Economics, Employment, Politics and policy, SPERI Comment Tags: