Great Expectations or Small Country Living? Enabling Small Rural Creative Businesses with ICT

  • Great expectations or a small country living?
  • Alistair R. Anderson, Claire Wallace, Leanne Townsend
  • Sociologia Ruralis, September 2015, Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1111/soru.12104

The usefulness of broadband, and how ICT is used by rural creative small business

Photo by Jo Arounding on Unsplash

Photo by Jo Arounding on Unsplash

What is it about?

We examine how broadband is used by creative small firm who are based in the countryside. Our findings challenge ideas about the ability of creative firms to work anywhere.

Why is it important?

The growth of creative industries generally, coupled escaping the urban. How effectively does ICT enable creative work from the countryside?


Distinguished Professor Alistair Anderson
Lancaster University

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