What's holding rural businesses back?

Jeremy Phillipson, Roger Turner, Matthew Gorton, Sara Maioli, Robert Newbery, Pattanapong Tiwasing

Research output: Other contributionpeer-review


Given their importance to economic prosperity and well-being across
the UK, it is imperative that policy makers, business leaders and support
bodies recognise the contributions, needs and challenges of rural firms
and ensure that their economic and spatial strategies effectively harness
the potential of businesses from all places and sectors. Rural businesses contribute
significantly to UK economic prosperity but are often overlooked; more could be done to support their growth and to help them flourish.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherNewcastle University
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2017
Externally publishedYes


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