From inmates to entrepreneurs: how prison entrepreneurship can break the cycle of reoffending
17 May 2016
Author: Centre for Entrepreneurship
The report suggests that introducing more entrepreneurship programmes into UK prisons could save money and reduce reoffending.
The importance of mentoring to any entrepreneurship programmes is highlighted with the proposal of creating a mentoring scheme connecting prisoners and ex-offenders with successful entrepreneurs and business professionals as a key recommendation.
The report focuses on the justice system in England and Wales.