Research and analysis

Future manufacturing: legal framework

Report examining the effect of laws governing the formation, financing and organisation of manufacturing firms in the UK.



This report examines the effects of the UK legal and institutional framework on the scale and performance of the manufacturing sector and places it in an international perspective. It focuses in particular on financing, innovation and productivity performance.

This review was commissioned as part of the Foresight project on the future of manufacturing in the UK.

Published 30 October 2013