Direct and indirect effects of new business formation on regional employment
The impact of new business formation on regional employment has been investigated. The main effects occur after a considerable time lag. Obviously, a large part of the effect is not due to job creation by the newcomers but rather is of indirect nature. This implies that a large part of the debate about job creation by new business so far has been misleading.
Volume (Year): 12 (2005)
Issue (Month): 9 ()
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