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On the persistence of job creation in old and new firms

  • Böheim, René
  • Stiglbauer, Alfred
  • Winter-Ebmer, Rudolf

We analyze the persistence of new jobs in new and old firms. This measure assesses the sustainability of job creation in different circumstances. We find that new jobs in Austria last significantly longer in new than in old firms.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics Letters.

Volume (Year): 105 (2009)
Issue (Month): 1 (October)
Pages: 17-19

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