The state of social entrepreneurship in the UK


This SEFORÏS policy report summarizes key figures and trends about social entrepreneurship in the UK. It includes a description of the sector including dominant forms of social enterprise in the UK and an overview of the context and support organisations for social enteprises in the UK including access to finance. The report also characterizes innovation by UK social enterprises and how they seek to achieve and measure social impact. Who should read this report? It is written for policy makers, social enterprises support organisations and social enterprises who want to get an overview of social enterprise in the UK.

Divisions: College of Business and Social Sciences > Aston Business School > Economics, Finance & Entrepreneurship
College of Business and Social Sciences > Aston Business School
Additional Information: Funding: European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration (grant agreement no 613500)
Uncontrolled Keywords: social entrepreneurship,institution,management,values,innovation
Last Modified: 15 Jul 2024 08:44
Date Deposited: 15 Oct 2014 13:30
Full Text Link: http://www.sefo ... y_Report_UK.pdf
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PURE Output Type: Commissioned report
Published Date: 2014-04
Authors: Drencheva, Andreana
Stephan, Ute (ORCID Profile 0000-0003-4514-6057)



Version: Published Version

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