- Document type
- Lockey, Alan
- Date of publication
- 25 April 2018
- Small business & enterprise: the practicalities of running a small business and the theory of entrepreneurship, People management: all aspects of managing people
- Business and management
- Material type
The steady rise of self-employment since the turn of the millennium is arguably the most significant labour market trend of the past two decades. There are now some 4.77m self-employed workers plying their trade in the British labour market – nearly 15 per cent of the total workforce, up from around 12 per cent in 2001.
This report explores what the most pressing concerns and aspirations of Britain’s self-employed workers are today.
It also proposes thirty policy recommendations across six areas – savings, tax, training, working conditions, the platform economy and welfare.
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