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Welfare Reform on the Web (April 2009): Community regeneration and development - UK

Can social enterprise help fight recession?

L. Mavra

Working Brief, Jan. 2009, p. 14-16

Social enterprise offers consumers a competitive market product or service with the added value of a proportion of the profits being ploughed into social and environmental benefits. Social enterprise has the potential to work in tandem with other government initiatives to create jobs and boost local economies.

Crunch hits regeneration plans

J. Pickard

Financial Times, Mar. 12th 2009, p. 2

Research published in Regeneration & Renewal magazine shows that 32 of the 100 biggest regeneration schemes in the UK have been delayed as councils and property developers struggle in the wake of the credit crunch.

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