Does the UK have a 'comparative institutional advantage' that is supportive of the IT services sector?

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This paper applies a 'sector-in-country' approach to examine the institutional conditions associated with the recent expansion of the information technology services sector in the UK. The findings reveal both synergies and tensions between the business and employment conditions of the sector and the wider institutional characteristics of the UK employment model.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)98-112
Number of pages15
JournalNew Technology Work and Employment
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2011