White Paper on Entrepreneurship in Spain

28 Pages Posted: 29 Nov 2011

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Luisa Alemany

London Business School

Marcel Planellas

ESADE Business School

Claudia Alvarez

Universidad EAFIT; Autonomous University of Barcelona

David Urbano

Autonomous University of Barcelona

Date Written: November 29, 2011

Abstract

This research analyse the situation of entrepreneurship in Spain, and compares it to other countries. The results show that there is room to improve and three key factors are identified. These three factors: culture, education and financing of early stage ventures, could help improve the level of entrepreneurship in Spain. The study propose some recommendations that have worked in other countries and illustrate these proposals using some successful case studies.

Keywords: entrepreneurship, Spain, entrepreneurial education

Suggested Citation

Alemany, Luisa and Planellas, Marcel and Alvarez, Claudia and Urbano, David, White Paper on Entrepreneurship in Spain (November 29, 2011). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1966097 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1966097

Luisa Alemany (Contact Author)

London Business School ( email )

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Regent's Park
London, London NW1 4SA
United Kingdom

Marcel Planellas

ESADE Business School ( email )

Av. de Pedralbes, 60-62
Barcelona, 08034
Spain

Claudia Alvarez

Universidad EAFIT ( email )

Carrera 49 N° 7 sur – 50
Medellín, Antioquia 00000
Colombia

Autonomous University of Barcelona ( email )

Bellaterra, Barcelona 08193
Spain

David Urbano

Autonomous University of Barcelona ( email )

Edifici B, Campus UAB
Bellaterra, Barcelona 08193
Spain
34935811209 (Phone)

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