Resources

Useful links

The ESRC-funded seminar series ‘Entrepreneurship in Homes and Neighbourhoods’ led by Darja Reuschke, Colin Mason, Stephen Syrett and Maarten van Ham:
http://www.entrepreneurship-space.co.uk

The Microbusiness Research Portal provides information on microbusinesses. This network is set up by the Office for National Statistics, Stephen Syrett (CEEDR, Middlesex University, London) and Darja Reuschke: http://microbusiness.ac.uk/

The European Research Council: http://erc.europa.eu/

“Work Home”, a project on design and planning around homeworking by Frances Holliss: www.theworkhome.com/

Source data

Eurostat Labour Force Survey (LFS): The LFS contains data on homeworking that can be disaggregated by employment status (ehome) http://appsso.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/nui/show.do?dataset=lfsa_ehomp&lang=en

The UK Household Longitudinal Study https://www.understandingsociety.ac.uk/

The German Socio Economic Panel Study http://www.diw.de/en/soep

Census of Population, England and Wales http://census.ukdataservice.ac.uk/get-data/microdata

The ERC WORKANDHOME project commissioned the following tables to identify home-based self-employment in small areas in England and Wales. The data are now publicly available here:

CT0672:

https://www.ons.gov.uk/employmentandlabourmarket/peopleinwork/employmentandemployeetypes/adhocs/007562ct06722011censusagebyplaceofworkbyeconomicactivitybysexmsoasinenglandandwales

CT0673:

https://www.ons.gov.uk/employmentandlabourmarket/peopleinwork/employmentandemployeetypes/adhocs/007563ct06732011censusplaceofworkbyeconomicactivitybyindustry2digitsmsoasinenglandandwales

CT0727:

https://www.ons.gov.uk/employmentandlabourmarket/peopleinwork/employmentandemployeetypes/adhocs/007564ct07272011censusplaceofworkbyeconomicactivitynationalcountryregionsandoutputareas

United States Census Bureau: Home-based business statistics in the US 2002 – 2014 http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/searchresults.xhtml?refresh=t

IPPR Report on the value of workspaces for small businesses, entrepreneurs and artists in London (2016) http://www.ippr.org/files/publications/pdf/start-me-up-final-report_Dec2016.pdf?noredirect=1 

Deskmag Global Coworking Survey 2017: http://socialworkplaces.com/global-coworking-survey-2017-data/ 

Study on the Social Networks of the Dutch (SSND)

Study on the Social Networks of Entrepreneurs (SSNE)

Longitudinal Small Business Survey UK https://www.enterpriseresearch.ac.uk/our-work/data-sources/the-uk-longitudinal-small-business-survey/

European Work Conditions Survey 2015 https://www.eurofound.europa.eu/surveys/european-working-conditions-surveys

Partners and collaborators

ILS Dortmund (Research Institute for Regional and Urban Development) http://www.ils-forschung.de/

Centre for Enterprise and Economic Development Research (CEEDR) http://www.mdx.ac.uk/our-research/centres/ceedr