73 Pages Posted: 15 Sep 2008 Last revised: 7 Apr 2009
Date Written: April 6, 2009
The Kauffman Firm Survey (KFS) is a panel study of new businesses founded in 2004 and tracked over their early years of operation. The survey focuses on the nature of new business formation activity; characteristics of the strategy, offerings, and employment patterns of new businesses; the nature of the financial and organizational arrangements of these businesses; and the characteristics of their founders. The third follow-up survey covers calendar year 2007.
Keywords: Kauffman Firm Survey, survey, longitudinal, business development
JEL Classification: M40, L20
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
DesRoches, David and Barton, Tom, Kauffman Firm Survey (KFS): Third Follow-Up Annotated Questionnaire (April 6, 2009). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1267449 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1267449