High Rate of Start - Ups Reveals Weaknesses
American Institute for Economic Research, Forthcoming
2 Pages Posted: 11 Aug 2009 Last revised: 20 May 2020
Date Written: August 7, 2009
Start-ups and early-stage firms employ many people, innovate, and often grow rapidly. In the current recession, however, the increase in entrepreneurial activity does not necessarily mean good news about the state of the economy.
Keywords: business formation, Kauffman Index of Entrepreneurial Activity
JEL Classification: E66, M13
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