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    CEEDR seminar: Self-employment and internal migration in the UK and Germany

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    START DATE 26 October 2011
    START TIME 12:00am
    END DATE 26 October 2011
    END TIME 12:00am

    The seminar looks at whether self-employed entrepreneurs are more ‘rooted’ in their place of residence than employees.

    The seminar looks at whether self-employed entrepreneurs are more ‘rooted’ in their place of residence than employees. This is crucial for understanding the dynamics of self-employment and its local embeddedness. Are people who are more rooted in place more likely to start up a business and remain ‘stuck’ in place? The ‘residential rootedness’-hypothesis prevailing in the literature is tested for the UK and Germany. More specifically, it looks at migration flows of self-employed entrepreneurs in South East England. Is there a trend for them to out-migrate from London to the ‘urbanised countryside’? Does the South East gain entrepreneurial resources in terms of self-employed workers through in-migration?

    Time: 4.30-6.30pm
    Location: Model Farmhouse, Barn 2, Hendon campus
    Further information: To book a place please email Pamela Macaulay p.macaulay@mdx.ac.uk , refreshments will be provided.

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