19 Dec 2016
Pension coverage for the self-employed is pitiful, with just a fifth signed up to a private scheme. Could nudging be part of the answer?
14 Nov 2016
Branko Milanovic's 'elephant curve' shows why Trump's victory has been long in the making. We just weren't paying attention.
19 Oct 2016
Barely a week goes by without another news story charting the fall of self-employed earnings. But how much do the headlines match reality?
01 Sep 2016
Small businesses don't want sweeping tax cuts and special favours. They want a tax system that is clear, fair and progressive. Here are 5 ideas to get us started.
20 Jul 2016
A new book by Don and Alex Tapscott argues that blockchain could help shake up the sharing economy, push out middlemen, and make micro-entrepreneurs out of all of us. Benedict Dellot explores.
21 Mar 2016
Hidden away in the Budget Red Book were several announcements to satisfy the self-employed
18 Aug 2015
What role can Universities play in fostering creative approaches to enterprise
03 Jul 2015
Entrepreneurship is presented as a way for people to escape poverty and rise from rags to riches. But the truth is that business is still the preserve of the privileged.
26 Jun 2015
The recent RSA research into micro-businesses has highlighted the potential for self-employed individuals and very small companies to be innovators, bringing new ideas to market.
12 Jun 2015
Micro businesses have been painted as lightweight, inefficient and an overall drain on our economy. But our research suggests these fears are unfounded.
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