Zoltan J. Acs

Schar School of Policy and Government

Professor

Founders Hall

3351 Fairfax Dr.

Arlington, VA 22201

United States

http://home.ubalt.edu/zacs

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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“  I am currently working on the relationship between TFP growth and entrepreneurship both Kirznarian entrepreneurship (efficiency) and Schumpeterian entrepreneurship (innovation). I am working on how the entrepreneurial ecosystem influences TFP growth in both countries and regions globally.  ”

Scholarly Papers (67)

1.

Entrepreneurship and Urban Success: Toward a Policy Consensus

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2014
Schar School of Policy and Government, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., Harvard University - Technology & Operations Management Unit, Pennsylvania State University - The Northeastern Regional Center for Rural Development, Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Syracuse University - Department of Economics, Yale School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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entrepreneurship, policy, urban, city, local, state, regional, roadmap, economy

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National Systems of Entrepreneurship: Measurement Issues and Policy Implications

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2012-08
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2014
Zoltan J. Acs, Erkko Autio and László Szerb
Schar School of Policy and Government, Imperial College Business School and University of Pécs
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National Systems of Entrepreneurship, National Systems of Innovation, Economic Development, Institutions, Index Methodology, Penalty for Bottleneck

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A Theory of Destructive Entrepreneurship

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-085
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Nov 2007
Sameeksha Desai and Zoltan J. Acs
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Schar School of Policy and Government
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destructive entrepreneurship, allocation of entrepreneurship,rent-seeking, rent-destroying, incentives, institutions, property rights, contractual enforcement, conflict, social capital, trust, ethnic capital

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The Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index Methodology

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2011
László Szerb and Zoltan J. Acs
University of Pécs and Schar School of Policy and Government
Downloads 669 (37,089)
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Penalty for bottleneck, GEM, GEDI, entrepreneurship index

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The Knowledge Spillover Theory of Entrepreneurship and Foreign Direct Investment

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-059
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Schar School of Policy and Government, University of Glamorgan, University College Dublin (UCD), University of Glamorgan and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)
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Economic Development, Entrepreneurship, Foreign Direct Investment, Ireland, Knowledge Spillovers, Wales

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What Does 'Entrepreneurship' Data Really Show? A Comparison of the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor and World Bank Group Datasets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4667
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Zoltan J. Acs, Sameeksha Desai and Leora F. Klapper
Schar School of Policy and Government, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
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Banks & Banking Reform, E-Business, Access to Finance, Microfinance, Information Security & Privacy

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Exploring Country-Level Institutional Arrangements on the Rate and Type of Entrepreneurial Activity

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2010-18
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2011
Pekka Stenholm, Zoltan J. Acs and Robert Wuebker
University of Turku, School of Economics, Schar School of Policy and Government and University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business
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Entrepreneurship Indicator, High-Impact Entrepreneurship, Institutional Theory

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The Knowledge Filter, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Growth

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-057, GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2010-12
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics, Schar School of Policy and Government, Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Infrastructural and Urban Planning (INFRA)
Downloads 539 (49,172)
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knowledge, economic growth, entrepreneurship, spillovers, history

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The Globalization of Innovation and Entrepreneurial Talent: The Changing Context of Venture Capital Investment

HANDBOOK OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP RESEARCH, SECOND EDITION, Zoltan J. Acs and David B. Audretsch, eds., Forthcoming, GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2010-06, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 1556749
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
Robert Wuebker, Zoltan J. Acs and Richard Florida
University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business, Schar School of Policy and Government and Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
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Venture Capital, Entrepreneurship, Globalization, Creative Class, Knowledge Spillovers

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The Digital Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2017
Zoltan J. Acs and Fiona Sussan
Schar School of Policy and Government and School of Advanced Studies, University of Phoenix
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entrepreneurship, ecosystem, matchmakers, digital infrastructure, digital governance, digital citizenship, multi-sided platforms, information technologies

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Intellectual Property Protection and the Formation of Entrepreneurial Growth Aspirations

Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Forthcoming, GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2010-22
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2013
Erkko Autio and Zoltan J. Acs
Imperial College Business School and Schar School of Policy and Government
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Strategic Entrepreneurship, Intellectual Property Protection, Growth Aspirations, Multi-Level Analysis

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Institutions, Entrepreneurship and Growth: The Role of National Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Feb 2017
Schar School of Policy and Government, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Aston University - Aston Business School and University of Pécs
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Economic Growth, Entrepreneurship, Ecosystem, Efficiency, Technology, Solow Residual, GEM, GEDI

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The Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: The Regional Entrepreneurship and Development Index

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2015
University of Pécs, Schar School of Policy and Government, University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and University of Pécs
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entrepreneurship, innovation, GEM, REDI, entrepreneurial ecosystem, Smart Specialization

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Public Policy to Promote Entrepreneurship: A Call to Arms

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 16-9, HEC Paris Research Paper No. SPE-2016-1137
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2016
Schar School of Policy and Government, HEC Paris - Economics and Decision Sciences, Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies and Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
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entrepreneurship; public policy

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The Campus as Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: The University of Chicago

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Mar 2017
David Miller and Zoltan J. Acs
Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, George Mason University and Schar School of Policy and Government
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Frontier, Frederick Jackson Turner, Growth, Campus, Ecosystem, Higher Education, Unicorns, Innovation, American Exceptionalism, New Venture Creation

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Born Local: Two Avenues to Internationalization

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-022
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Zoltan J. Acs and Siri A. Terjesen
Schar School of Policy and Government and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)
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International Entrepreneurship, Multinational Enterprises, Knowledge Spillovers, Intermediated Internationalization, International New Ventures, Foreign Direct Investment

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The Regional Entrepreneurship and Development Index (REDI): The Case of Spain

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2012-04 (revised)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2015
Schar School of Policy and Government, University of Pécs, University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business, Instituto de Empresa and University College London
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Entrepreneurship, Regional Development, Stages of Growth, GEDI, Entrepreneurship policy

18.

Democratic Capitalism and Philanthropy in a Global Economy

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-056
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2009
Zoltan J. Acs and Sameeksha Desai
Schar School of Policy and Government and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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philanthropy, entrepreneurship, democratic capitalism, foundation, social problems, India education, social innovation

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Entrepreneurship in Africa Through the Eyes of Gedi

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2013-12
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2014
Zoltan J. Acs, László Szerb and Scott Jackson
Schar School of Policy and Government, University of Pécs and United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
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Africa, GEDI, GEM, development, entrepreneurship

20.

Creativity and Industrial Cities: A Case Study of Baltimore

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-024
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Zoltan J. Acs and Monika I. Megyesi
Schar School of Policy and Government and University of Baltimore
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creativity, creative class, creativity index, creative cities, talent, technology, tolerance, territory, bohemian index, gay index, old industrial cities, Baltimore, economic development, economic growth, entrepreneurship

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The Entrepreneurship-Philanthropy Nexus: Nonmarket Source of American Entrepreneurial Capitalism

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-025, Hudson Institute Research Paper No. 07-04
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2011
Schar School of Policy and Government, Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies, Colorado State University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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entrepreneurship, philanthropy, capitalism, knowledge

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The Social Value of Productive Entrepreneurship

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2011-08
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2011
Zoltan J. Acs, Mary C. Boardman and Connie L. McNeely
Schar School of Policy and Government, University of South Florida and George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
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Social Value Creation, Social Entrepreneurship, Philanthropy, Charity

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Knowledge Spillover Entrepreneurship in an Endogenous Growth Model

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2013-06
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Jul 2013
Zoltan J. Acs and Mark Sanders
Schar School of Policy and Government and Utrecht University - School of Economics
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Innovation Rents, Endogenous Growth, R&D, Entrepreneurship, Incentives, Knowledge Spillovers

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Entrepreneurial Profile of the UK in the Light of the Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 May 2012
Imperial College Business School, Imperial College Business School, Aston University - Aston Business School, University of Strathclyde - Strathclyde Business School, Schar School of Policy and Government and University of Pécs
Downloads 169 (172,912)
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National Systems of Entrepreneurship, Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index, GEDI, United Kingdom, Entrepreneurship policy

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Index-Building in a System of Interdependent Variables: The Penalty for Bottleneck

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2011-24
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2011
Zoltan J. Acs, Gábor Rappai and László Szerb
Schar School of Policy and Government, University of Pecs and University of Pécs
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Growth and Entrepreneurship: An Empirical Assessment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5409
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Mar 2006
Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies, Schar School of Policy and Government, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Infrastructural and Urban Planning (INFRA) and Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics
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Entrepreneurship, growth

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Identifying the Obstacles to High-Impact Entrepreneurship in Latin America and the Caribbean

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Dec 2014
Zoltan J. Acs and Paulo Guilherme Correa
Schar School of Policy and Government and World Bank
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Latin America; High-impact firms; GEDI; GEM; Entrepreneurship

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Institutional Drivers of Informal Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Jun 2014
Schar School of Policy and Government, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Turku, School of Economics and University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business
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Informal Entrepreneurship; Institutions; Entrepreneurship; Interaction; Innovation

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High-Technology Immigrant Entrepreneurship in the U.S.

U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of Advocacy, July 2009
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 19 Aug 2009
David M. Hart, Zoltan J. Acs and Spencer L. Tracy
George Mason University - School of Public Policy, Schar School of Policy and Government and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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high-technology, immigration, entrepreneurship, foreign-born, high-growth firms

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The Continued Search for the Solow Residual: The Role of National Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8652
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Dec 2014
Schar School of Policy and Government, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Aston University - Aston Business School and University of Pécs
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growth, entrepreneurship, ecosystem, Solow residual, GEM

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Penetrating the Knowledge Filter in the Rust Belt

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-058
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2009
Zoltan J. Acs, Lawrence Avery Plummer and Ryan Sutter
Schar School of Policy and Government, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 97 (264,726)
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Entrepreneurship, Knowledge, Regional Growth, Endogenous Growth

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Nonemployer Start-Up Puzzle

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Jan 2010
Zoltan J. Acs, Brian Headd and Hezekiah Agwara
Schar School of Policy and Government, U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of Advocacy and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Firm Dynamics, Entrepreneurship, Agglomeration, Nonemployer firms

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Cultural Burdens and Institutional Blessings: Internationalization by SMEs from Emerging Countries

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2012-09
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2012
Sonia Ketkar and Zoltan J. Acs
George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs and Schar School of Policy and Government
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Localized Competition in the Knowledge Spillover Theory of Entrepreneurship

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2012-16
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Oct 2012
Lawrence Plummer and Zoltan J. Acs
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Schar School of Policy and Government
Downloads 77 (305,325)
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entrepreneurship, knowledge spillover, spatial panel estimation, competition, regional development

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Boomer Entrepreneurs: Age and Type

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2017
Ting Zhang and Zoltan J. Acs
University of Baltimore and Schar School of Policy and Government
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Boomer entrepreneurs, novice boomer entrepreneurs, existing boomer entrepreneurs, necessity boomer entrepreneurs, opportunity boomer entrepreneurs, full-time boomer entrepreneurs, part-time boomer entrepreneurs, incorporated boomer entrepreneurs, unincorporated boomer entrepreneurs

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The Missing Link: The Knowledge Filter and Entrepreneurship in Endogenous Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4783
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Mar 2005
Schar School of Policy and Government, Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Infrastructural and Urban Planning (INFRA) and Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics
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Endogenous growth, knowledge, innovation, entrepreneurship

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Entrepreneurship, Institutions and Productivity Growth: A Puzzle

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Oct 2017
Schar School of Policy and Government, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Aston University - Aston Business School and University of Pécs
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economic growth, entrepreneurship, ecosystem, efficiency, technology, Solow residual, GEM, GEDI

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The Knowledge Spillover Theory of Entrepreneurship

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5326
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Jan 2006
Schar School of Policy and Government, Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Infrastructural and Urban Planning (INFRA) and Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics
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Opportunity, management science, entrepreneurship, knowledge

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An Empirical Examination of the Entrepreneurship Knowledge Filter

Babson College, Babson Kauffman Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BKERC), 2002-2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Feb 2011
Lawrence A. Plummer and Zoltan J. Acs
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Schar School of Policy and Government
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Entrepreneurship

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The Entrepreneurship Paradox: More Entrepreneurs Are Not Always Good for the Economy – The Role of the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem on Economic Performance in Africa

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Jan 2019
Esteban Lafuente, László Szerb and Zoltan J. Acs
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC Barcelona Tech), University of Pécs and Schar School of Policy and Government
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entrepreneurship paradox, entrepreneurial ecosystem, policy priorities, GEI index, Africa, developing economies

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Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries

Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 1-68, 2010
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 16 Jun 2010
Zoltan J. Acs and Nicola A. V. Virgill-Rolle
Schar School of Policy and Government and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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development economics, entrepreneurship, import substitution, export promotion

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The Entrepreneurship-Philanthropy Nexus: Implications for Internationalization

Management International Review, Vol. 45, No. 3 (2005), pp. 111-144
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Jun 2017
Zoltan J. Acs and Pontus Braunerhjelm
Schar School of Policy and Government and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Infrastructural and Urban Planning (INFRA)
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philanthropy, entrepreneurship, growth

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Philippe Aghion: Recipient of the 2016 Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research

Small Bus Econ (2017) 48:1–8
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Jun 2017
Schar School of Policy and Government, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Infrastructural and Urban Planning (INFRA) and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)
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Global Award, Entrepreneurship Economic growth, Innovation, Firm entry, Finance Regulation

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Entrepreneurship, Stages of Development, and Industrialization

UNU-MERIT Working Papers #2012-021
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Aug 2018
Zoltan J. Acs and Wim Naudé
Schar School of Policy and Government and Maastricht University
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entrepreneurship, industrialization, structural change, industrial policy, innovation, development

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Foundations of High Impact Entrepreneurship

Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship, Vol. 4, No. 6, pp. 535-620, 2008
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 17 Jun 2010
Zoltan J. Acs
Schar School of Policy and Government
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The Global Entrepreneurship Index (GEINDEX)

Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship Vol. 5, No. 5, pp 341-435, 2010
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 15 Jun 2010
Zoltan J. Acs and László Szerb
Schar School of Policy and Government and University of Pécs
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Entrepreneurship, Development, Stages of Growth, Globalization, Innovation, Index, Knowledge, Institutions

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Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Technological Change

Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship Vol. 1, No. 4
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Jun 2010
Zoltan J. Acs and David B. Audretsch
Schar School of Policy and Government and Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies
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Age and Entrepreneurship: Nuances from Entrepreneur Types and Generation Effects

Zhang, T. & Acs, Z. Age and entrepreneurship: nuances from entrepreneur types and generation effects. Small Bus Econ (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11187-018-0079-4.
Posted: 03 Aug 2018
Ting Zhang and Zoltan J. Acs
University of Baltimore and Schar School of Policy and Government

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Novice entrepreneurs, Necessity entrepreneurs, Opportunity entrepreneurs, Full-time entrepreneurs, Part-time entrepreneurs, Incorporated entrepreneurs, Occupational choice

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The Comparison of the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor and the Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index Methodologies

Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship Vol. 9, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 153 Posted: 18 Jan 2014
László Szerb, Ruta Aidis and Zoltan J. Acs
University of Pécs, University College London and Schar School of Policy and Government
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measuring entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial performance, entrepreneurial aspirations

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Entrepreneurship, Globalization & Canadian Public Policy

Journal of International Management, Volume 7, Issue 3, 2001, Pages 235–251, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-642
Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Zoltan J. Acs, Randall Morck and Bernard Yin Yeung
Schar School of Policy and Government, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and National University of Singapore - Business School

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Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Globalization, Multinational enterprise

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Evolution, Community & the Global Economy

Are Small Firms Important? -Their Role & Impact, Zoltan Acs (ed.) US Office of Advocacy & Kluwer Academic Publisher, 1998. pp. 147-158, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-647
Posted: 11 Jun 2013
Zoltan J. Acs, Randall Morck and Bernard Yin Yeung
Schar School of Policy and Government, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and National University of Singapore - Business School

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The Internationalization of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: A Policy Perspective

Small Business Economics, Vol. 9, No. 1, 1997, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-622
Posted: 07 Jun 2013
Schar School of Policy and Government, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis, Independent and National University of Singapore - Business School

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Economic Growth, National Systems of Entrepreneurship and the Solow Residual

Posted: 08 Feb 2013
Zoltan J. Acs
Schar School of Policy and Government

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The Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index: A US Perspective

Journal of International Commerce, Economics and Policy (JICEP), World Scientific, 2011
Posted: 22 Aug 2011
Zoltan J. Acs
Schar School of Policy and Government

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Entrepreneurship, development, stages of growth, globalisation, innovation, institutions

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Knowledge Creation, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Growth: A Historical Review

Industrial and Corporate Change, Vol. 18, Issue 6, pp. 1193-1229, 2009
Posted: 08 Dec 2009
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics, Schar School of Policy and Government, Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies and Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Infrastructural and Urban Planning (INFRA)

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Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy in American Capitalism

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 24 Nov 2009
Zoltan J. Acs and Ronnie J. Phillips
Schar School of Policy and Government and Colorado State University

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History, Motivation, Philanthropy, Altruism, Capitalism, Economic growth

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Innovation in Large and Small Firms: An Empirical Analysis

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Zoltan J. Acs and David B. Audretsch
Schar School of Policy and Government and Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies

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Market structure, Industry concentration, Industrial research, Innovation process, R&D, Clusters, Labor unions, Environment, Skilled labor, Large firms

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Real Effects of Academic Research: Comment

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Schar School of Policy and Government, Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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U.S. Small Business Administration, Knowledge production, Patents, R&D expenditures, University-firm relations, Knowledge spillovers, Patent productivity, Academic research, Innovations

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Entrepreneurship, Agglomeration, and Technological Change

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Zoltan J. Acs and Attila Varga
Schar School of Policy and Government and University of Pécs

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Spatial analysis, Technological change, Acquisitions & mergers, Agglomeration economies, Clusters, Geographic distribution, Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM), Knowledge production, Knowledge spillovers, Methodologies, Regional development

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Penetrating the "Knowledge Filter" in Regional Economies

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Zoltan J. Acs and Lawrence A. Plummer
Schar School of Policy and Government and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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County Business Patterns dataset (Census Bureau), U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO), Colorado Economic and Demographic Information System, U.S. Department of Commerce Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), Firm growth, Economic growth, Startups, Established firms, Firm location, Firm survival, Regional markets, Knowledge spillovers

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State of Literature on Small to Medium-Size Enterprises and Entrepreneurship in Low-Income Communities

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 04 Nov 2009
Zoltan J. Acs
Schar School of Policy and Government

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Community development, Social entrepreneurship, Startup rates, Public policies, Job creation, Low income groups, Economic development, Economic growth, Poverty, Economically depressed areas, Market growth

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Innovations and the Growth of Cities

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 04 Nov 2009
Zoltan J. Acs
Schar School of Policy and Government

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Endogenous growth, Innovation process, Local economies, Urban areas, Urban development, Knowledge spillovers, Firm growth

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Small Firms and Entrepreneurship: An East-West Perspective

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 04 Nov 2009
David B. Audretsch and Zoltan J. Acs
Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies and Schar School of Policy and Government

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Industry sectors, Industry structure, Clusters, Job creation, Economic impact, Barriers to entry, Regulations, Market economies, Economic development, Entrepreneurial economies, Manufacturing industries, Firm size

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Innovation and Small Firms

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 04 Nov 2009
Zoltan J. Acs and David B. Audretsch
Schar School of Policy and Government and Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies

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Industrial organization, Market concentration, Market dynamism, Gibrat's Law, Technological change, Innovation process, Market infrastructures, Industrial research, R&D, Firm size, Market entry, Technology policies, Firm turnover, Firm births, Manufacturing firms

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Employment Growth and Entrepreneurial Activity in Cities

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 28 Oct 2009
Zoltan J. Acs and Catherine Armington
Schar School of Policy and Government and Independent

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Longitudinal Establishment & Enterprise Microdata (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Bureau of the Census, Regional economies, Startups, Economic growth, Employment rates, Firm growth, Knowledge spillovers

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A Model of Destructive Entrepreneurship

S. Desai, Z. Acs, U. Weitzel (2013): “A Model of Destructive Entrepreneurship: Insight on Conflict and Postconflict Recovery”, Journal of Conflict Resolution
Posted: 18 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2012
Sameeksha Desai, Zoltan J. Acs and Utz Weitzel
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Schar School of Policy and Government and Utrecht University - Utrecht University School of Economics

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destructive entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship, allocation, rent-seeking, incentives

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Research Notes and Comments: Geographic and Sectoral Characteristics of Academic Knowledge Externalities

Papers in Regional Science, Vol. 79, No. 4, 2000
Posted: 23 Jan 2001
Luc Anselin, Attila Varga and Zoltan J. Acs
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Pécs and Schar School of Policy and Government

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The Godfather of Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Zoltan J. Acs
Schar School of Policy and Government
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Godfather, Entrepreneurship, Philanthropy, Capitalism