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Nowe kryteria klasyfikacji małego i średniego przedsiębiorstwa w ustawodawstwie unijnym
[New Classification Criteria of a Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise in the European Union Legislation]


  • Wach, Krzysztof


The paper elaborates on the characteristic of a new definition of small and medium-sized enterprises. In May 2003 European Commission launched a new recommendation on the new definition of small and medium-sized enterprises, which will come into effect on January 1, 2005. One of the main intentions of its implementation on the internal market of the EU is to increase the amount of entrepreneurs who participate in benefits from the EU public aid for SMEs.

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  • Wach, Krzysztof, 2004. "Nowe kryteria klasyfikacji małego i średniego przedsiębiorstwa w ustawodawstwie unijnym
    [New Classification Criteria of a Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise in the European Union Legislation]
    ," MPRA Paper 31654, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:31654

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    1. Wach, Krzysztof, 2010. "Kierunki ewolucji polityki Unii Europejskiej na rzecz małych i średnich przedsiębiorstw i przedsiębiorczości
      [Evolutionary Directions of the European Union Policy in favour of Small and Medium-Size
      ," MPRA Paper 31756, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    2. Wach, Krzysztof, 2010. "Ewolucja europejskiej polityki wspierania przedsiębiorczości w latach 1973-2013
      [Evolution of European Policy in favour of Entrepreneurship in the years 1973-2013]
      ," MPRA Paper 31634, University Library of Munich, Germany.

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    small and medium-sized enterprises; European Union;

    JEL classification:

    • F15 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Economic Integration
    • L26 - Industrial Organization - - Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior - - - Entrepreneurship


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