To which is appended the comment:
In 2000 there was one company for every 37 people (near enough) in the UK.
Now the number is one for just under 17 people. The number of companies per head of population has doubled this century.
Corporatisation is rampant.
Data is from Companies House and the ONS.
Note that this is excerpted from academic research by someone called a Professor in a modern British university.
He’s got it the wrong way around of course.
Now, anyone can be in error, Lord Knows I’ve been known to make the occasional or more booboo. But it was actually pointed out to him:
dave rigden says:
May 14 2018 at 7:40 am
respectful suggestion- think your title should be heads/company ie reversed
Richard Murphy says:
May 14 2018 at 8:26 am
The number of companies has doubled