UK auto shuts down: government needs to step in to support workers, and fast, as Coronavirus hits

Bailey, David (2020) UK auto shuts down: government needs to step in to support workers, and fast, as Coronavirus hits. Centre for Brexit Studies Blog, Centre for Brexit Studies.

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While Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is still producing cars in the UK (for now), the rest of the UK mass auto industry has effectively shut down, as the devastating economic effects of Coronavirus unfold across Europe, disrupting supply chains and also dramatically reducing demand.

Item Type: Other
Date: 19 March 2020
Uncontrolled Keywords: AUTO, AUTOMOTION, AUTOMOTIVE, AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY, AUTOMOTIVE SECTOR, BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY, CENTRE FOR BREXIT STUDIES, CORONAVIRUS, COVID-19, DAVID BAILEY, ECONOMY, GIG ECONOMY, MANUFACTURING, PROFESSOR DAVID BAILEY, TRANSPORT MANUFACTURING, UK ECONOMY, VIRUS, WORKERS
Subjects: L100 Economics
Divisions: Research, Innovation, Enterprise and Professional Services > Centre for Brexit Studies
Depositing User: Poppy Surplice
Date Deposited: 12 Oct 2020 10:46
Last Modified: 12 Oct 2020 10:46
URI: http://www.open-access.bcu.ac.uk/id/eprint/10075

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