What's holding rural businesses back?

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

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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
Publication statusPrint publication - Nov 2017
Externally publishedYes


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