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Disability and self-employment: evidence for the UK

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This article examines the self-employment decision for disabled and nondisabled workers in the UK. Using Labour Force Survey (LFS) data, it is found that self-employment may provide an important means by which those with work-limiting disabilities can accommodate their impairment.

Document Type: Research Article


Affiliations: WELMERC, School of Business and Economics, Swansea University, Richard Price Building, Singleton ParkSwansea SA2 8PP, UK

Publication date: 2011-11-01

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