Economic rents in franchising: Do they exist?
AbstractThis work demonstrates the very existence of economic rents in franchising using, for the first time, the franchisees’ actual financial statements. This finding makes franchising more appealing for applicants and supports the hypothesis that rents are efficient devices to motivate franchisees.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics Letters.
Volume (Year): 113 (2011)
Issue (Month): 2 ()
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Franchising; Economic rents; Monitoring; Entrepreneurship;
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