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Small Enterprises, the Recession and the ‘Disappearing Working Class’

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Part of the Explorations in Sociology book series (EIS, volume 19)

Abstract

There would seem to be every reason to make an explicit link between the national-level impact of the recession on both the numerical size of the employed population and on the size and composition of the small business sector. However, it may at first seem curious to connect so explicitly the respective fates of the world economy, the small business sector and the working class in this short and, admittedly, speculative essay.

Keywords

Small Business Small Enterprise Capitalist Production Wage Employment Black Economy 
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© Gareth Rees, Janet Bujra, Paul Littlewood, Howard Newby, and Teresa L. Rees 1985

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