Waiting to start a business venture. Empirical evidence on the determinants
AbstractIn this paper, we study the determinants of waiting to start a venture creation process based on data from administrative data sources. Using survival modeling techniques, we find support for the idea that regional economic conditions have a significant but complex effect on the delay of entries.
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waiting time periods; self-employment; duration model;
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- M13 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting - - Business Administration - - - New Firms; Startups
- C41 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods: Special Topics - - - Duration Analysis; Optimal Timing Strategies
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