What Makes Small and Medium Enterprises Competitive
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KeywordsSMEs; competitiveness; innovation; interval regression; ordered probit;
- L1 - Industrial Organization - - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance
- O31 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Innovation and Invention: Processes and Incentives
- C24 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Truncated and Censored Models; Switching Regression Models; Threshold Regression Models
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- NEP-EEC-2005-10-15 (European Economics)
- NEP-ENT-2005-10-15 (Entrepreneurship)
- NEP-SOC-2005-10-15 (Social Norms & Social Capital)
- NEP-TID-2005-10-15 (Technology & Industrial Dynamics)
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