Which firms do the entrepreneurs come from?

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Abstract

Entrepreneurs who found new firms tend to work as employees in small rather than large firms prior to start-up and have previous experience of entrepreneurship. We provide a model of self-selection based on heterogeneous risk preferences which can explain these stylized facts.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-9
JournalEconomics Bulletin
Volume10
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2007

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New firms
Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurship
Self-selection
Large firms
Risk preferences
Start-up
Employees

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Which firms do the entrepreneurs come from? / Parker, Simon.

In: Economics Bulletin, Vol. 10, No. 10, 2007, p. 1-9.

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