The project explores the impact of COVID-19 on business creation in the UK.
Funded by ESRC
Based at the University of Kent
Online retailers increasingly register since the first lockdown.
21,475 additional companies were registered in June 2021 relative to June 2019. 13,406 less company registrations are noticed in June 2021 relative to June 2020.
Spring 2021 Economic Outlook by the National Institute of Economic and Social Research hosts box D on firm creation during the pandemic.
School of Economics
Members of Macroeconomics, Growth and History Centre (MaGHiC)