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The invisible entrepreneur: from unemployment to unstable self-employment

Garcia-Lorenzo, Lucia (2018) The invisible entrepreneur: from unemployment to unstable self-employment. LSE Business Review (07 Mar 2018). Website.

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Since the 2008 financial crisis, entrepreneurship has become the preferred public solution to combat unemployment. Public discourses in many EU countries, including the UK, portray entrepreneurship as socially desirable and feasible. However, this ‘solution’ makes the unemployed responsible for creating their own jobs by asking them to stoically transition between unemployment and self-employment with little or no institutional support.

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Additional Information: © 2018 The Author
Divisions: Psychological and Behavioural Science
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
H Social Sciences > HG Finance
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Sets: Departments > Psychological and Behavioural Science
Collections > LSE Business Review Blog
Date Deposited: 15 Mar 2018 17:00
Last Modified: 14 Jul 2021 23:14

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