Regional Development of Small Firms in Poland
AbstractEmploying a probit, logit and gompit model this paper demonstrates that small firm development, represented by a group of structural, behavioral and performance variables determine regional location in Poland. The paper uses original data that samples the small firm stratum in two contrasting regions, Pomorskie and Lubelskie. The following variables were shown to be significantly correlated with regional location: legal structure, subcontracting, technological level of the products of the firm, average wage and intention to expand turnover. Copyright Springer 2005
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Volume (Year): 38 (2005)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
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C22; C52; L00; P27; location choice; polish small firms; regional polarities; probit/logit/gompit model;
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- C52 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric Modeling - - - Model Evaluation, Validation, and Selection
- L00 - Industrial Organization - - General - - - General
- P27 - Economic Systems - - Socialist Systems and Transition Economies - - - Performance and Prospects
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