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Das Wachstum junger Unternehmen: Eine Bestandsaufnahme 10 Jahre nach der Wiedervereinigung

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    Diese Studie versucht Eigenschaften zu identifizieren, die das Beschäftigungswachstum junger deutscher Unternehmen in den neunziger Jahren beeinflussen. Um für die unterschiedlichen wirtschaftlichen Rahmenbedingungen zu kontrollieren, werden die empirischen Analysen getrennt für Ost- und Westdeutschland durchgeführt. Das zur Anwendung kommende ökonometrische Verfahren kontrolliert für potenzielle Selektionsverzerrungen, die sich aus dem unterschiedlichen Umfang an Informationen für die in der Analyse berücksichtigten Beobachtungen ergeben. Die Ergebnisse der Studie bestätigen, dass die Unternehmensgröße (Anzahl der Beschäftigten im Gründungsjahr) den bedeutendsten Beitrag zur Erklärung des Beschäftigungswachstums von Unternehmensgründungen in Deutschland leistet. Aber auch andere unternehmens- und unternehmerbezogene sowie unternehmensexterne Faktoren tragen signifikant zur Erklärung des Beschäftigungswachstums bei. --

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    Paper provided by ZEW - Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung / Center for European Economic Research in its series ZEW Discussion Papers with number 01-40.

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    Keywords: Beschäftigungswachstum; Unternehmensgründungen; Minimum Efficient Size (MES); Selektionskorrekturmodell;

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    1. Rammer, Christian & Ohmstedt, Jörg & Binz, Hanna L. & Heneric, Oliver, 2006. "Unternehmensgründungen in der Biotechnologie in Deutschland 1991 bis 2004," ZEW Dokumentationen 06-03, ZEW - Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung / Center for European Economic Research.

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