The Role of Freelancers in the 21st Century British Economy: Report

IPSE commissioned Andrew Burke, Director of the Bettany Centre for Entrepreneurship at the Cranfield School of Management, to analyse the role of freelancers in the 21st Century British Economy. The report explores the use of freelancers, and how effective they are in adding value, in 23 firms comprising a mix of corporations and SMEs. These businesses are drawn from some of the major industries driving the British economy including manufacturing, information and communications, financial services, and professional, scientific and technical activities.

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