Picture of person typing on laptop with programming code visible on the laptop screen

World class computing and information science research at Strathclyde...

The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde's Open Access research outputs. Strathprints provides access to thousands of Open Access research papers by University of Strathclyde researchers, including by researchers from the Department of Computer & Information Sciences involved in mathematically structured programming, similarity and metric search, computer security, software systems, combinatronics and digital health.

The Department also includes the iSchool Research Group, which performs leading research into socio-technical phenomena and topics such as information retrieval and information seeking behaviour.

Explore

Global Entrepreneurship Monitor : United Kingdom 2009 Monitoring Report

Levie, Jonathan and Hart, Mark (2010) Global Entrepreneurship Monitor : United Kingdom 2009 Monitoring Report. [Report]

[img]
Preview
Text (GEM UK 2009 Rev02)
GEM_UK_2009_Rev02.pdf - Final Published Version

Download (907kB) | Preview

Abstract

This monitoring report compares Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) measures of entrepreneurial attitudes and activity in the UK and participating G7 and BRIC countries. It also summarises entrepreneurial attitudes, activity and aspirations within Government Official Regions of the UK. It presents analysis on how the UK compares in terms of social entrepreneurial activity. It examines the views of entrepreneurs on the impact of the global recession on their own businesses. Finally, it reports expert views on the environment for entrepreneurship in the UK.