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Counter-urbanisation and Entrepreneurial Emergence in Rural Areas - RE0292

The aim of this project is to obtain better knowledge about the origin of entrepreneurs and the stimuli for entrepreneurial activity and new business creation across diverse rural areas.
- Econometrics analysis of entrepreneurial rural places
- A synthesis of literature on entrepreneurial emergence
- Conduct a house-mover survey about the origins of entrepreneurially minded individuals
and their motivations for moving to rural England
- A series of interviews with rural businesses used to construct a typology of rural
entrepreneurial emergence.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2019

To: 2020

Cost: £138,810
Contractor / Funded Organisations
University of Lincoln
Economic Research              
Rural Development              
Social Research              
Fields of Study
Rural Affairs